M 29  -  wide field

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Object identification (6.1MB)

Image with 12" Newtonian (f=1120mm)

Object data of M29

Object type: Open star cluster (III 3 p n)
Size: 7.0'
Magnitude: 6.6 mag
Constellation: Cyg
Distance: 4,000 Ly
Notes: Messier 29 or M29 is a quite small, bright open cluster of stars just south of the bright star Gamma Cygni.

Exposure data

Date: 2021-10-01 until 2021-10-10 (3 nights)
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: Baader APO 95/560 CaF2 Travel Companion
Camera: Nikon Z6 (ISO 400)
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: 33x6min
Exposure time total: 3h18min