M 11  -  wide field

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Object identification (2.3MB)

Object data of Messier11

Object type: Open star cluster (I2r)
Size: 14'
Magnitude: 5.8 mag
Constellation: Sct
Distance: 6,200 Ly
Notes: Messier 11 (also known as Wild Duck Cluster) is an open star cluster in the constellation Scutum.

Exposure data

Date: 2017-07-22
Location: ATHOS Centro Astronomico / La Palma (900m)
Telescope: Canon EF 70-200mm  f/4 @ 70mm
Camera: Canon EOS 500D (ISO1600)
Mount: iOptron Sky Tracker
Exposure time: 124x1min
Exposure time total: 2h04min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Markus Blauensteiner, Michael Hanl, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Markus Blauensteiner