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Astrophotography Gallery > Star Clusters > Open Cluster M29
Date: Friday, August 2, 2013
Location: Courtright Reservoir, CA
 
Messier 29, also catalogued as NGC6913, is a small open cluster in the constellation Cygnus. It is estimated to have approximately 50 member stars, and lies at a distance of approximately 4,000 light years from Earth.
 
Mount: Celestron CGEM (Hypertuned)
Camera: Canon 60D (Stock)
Scope/Lens: Orion Astrograph 8" f/3.9 Newtonian
Guide Scope: Orion ST 80mm f/5 Refractor
Guide Camera: Orion Starshoot Autoguider
 
Exposure #1 (RGB):
   33 x 60 Seconds @ ISO 1600, f/3.9
   15 Darks, 40 Flats/Dark Flats/Bias

 
Integration: 0 Hours, 33 Minutes, 0 Seconds
 
Processing: BackyardEOS, PHD, DeepSkyStacker, Adobe Photoshop CS6
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