Pieter Vandevelde
LDN673: Dark nebulae in Aquila

LDN673: Dark nebulae in Aquila

Scope: 10" f/3.8 Newtonian
Mount: Mesu 200 Sitech
Guiding: Lodestar + custom oag
CCD: sbig st8300 @ -12°C
Filter: Baader L UV/IR
Exposure: 10 hrs total (10 min subexposures binned 1x1)
3 panel mosaic

Resolution: 1.16 arcsec/pixel

Imaged during 3 nights early September 2016 from Provence Southern France. The seeing deteriorated during capture of the final panel.

"We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars."  – Oscar Wilde

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