Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  M 68  ·  M68  ·  NGC 4590
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Messier 68 Wide Field, 



    
        

            David Redwine
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Messier 68 Wide Field

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Messier 68 Wide Field, 



    
        

            David Redwine
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Messier 68 Wide Field

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Apertura 60 mm f/6 (FPL-53 Doublet)

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MC

Mounts: Celestron CGX-L

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron RACI

Guiding cameras: Zwo ASI 120 MM-S

Focal reducers: Apertura Field flattener for 60 ed

Software: Celestron CPWI  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop Version: 21.1.3  ·  PixInsight  ·  Software Bisque The SkyX Serious  ·  APT

Filters: Baader Moon & Skyglow Filter 1.25"

Accessory: Skyshed POD  ·  Zwo Filter Wheel 1.25", 5 slot, Electric


Dates:March 6, 2021

Frames: 25x30"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.18%


Astrometry.net job: 4298546

RA center: 12h 39' 53"

DEC center: -26° 36' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.067 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 46.400 degrees

Field radius: 1.547 degrees


Resolution: 8400x6200

Locations: Bluff Creek Observatory, Coleman, MI, United States

Data source: Backyard

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