Milky Way: July 7, 2019

A friend who was curious about photography came up to the cottage this weekend, and was blown away about what he could see. “There are too many stars” was repeated several times while we photographed the Milky Way.

Milky Way between the trees, July 7, 2020
Milky Way between the trees, July 7, 2020. Click for the full sized image.

Here’s a single exposure, just taken before 1am on Sunday night. A large segment of the core of our own galaxy is visible between the trees.

Capture Details

Frames: 1×120″
Integration: 0.0 hours
Avg. Moon age: 5.28 days
Avg. Moon phase: 28.32%

Astrometry.net job: 3407506
RA center: 18h 14′ 51″
DEC center: -2° 58′ 19″
Pixel scale: 98.745 arcsec/pixel
Orientation: 337.755 degrees
Field radius: 24.724 degrees

Captured with a Canon T6 and Sigma 30mm f1.4 lens. Full capture details are available on Astrobin

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