Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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The Tail (Tale) of the Swan

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Nikon Nikkor 28mm f2.8
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D5300 (modified)
Mounts
SkyWatcher Star Adventurer
Software
Deepsky Stacker · Photoshop CS2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 21, 2020
Frames:
35x30" (17' 30") ISO1600
Integration:
17' 30"
Avg. Moon age:
2.70 days
Avg. Moon phase:
8.02%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00
Temperature:
29.00

RA center: 20h42m15s.8

DEC center: +45°0940

Pixel scale: 28.261 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -117.557 degrees

Field radius: 26.401 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 6000x3375

Locations: Balcony, Okinawa, Japan

Data source: Backyard

Description

A very basic, quick and painless wide field constellation image from a mobile mount during a capture of M8 and M20. No filters, no calibration. Half of the frames discarded because of passing clouds. This area of the Pacific should be renamed as "Mare Nubium".

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The Tail (Tale) of the Swan, 



    
        

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