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Observation by Honor Wheeler: Nova Her 2021

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Honor Wheeler

Observer

Honor Wheeler

Observed

2021 Jun 12 - 23:09

Uploaded

2021 Jun 13 - 15:56

Objects

Nova Her 2021

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Constellation

Aquila

Field centre

RA: 18h57m
Dec: +17°11'
Position angle: -19°48'

Field size

5°03' × 7°14'

Equipment
  • Canon M6 Mark II
  • Tamron 18-400mm lens
Exposure

ISO 6400, 6sec, f/6.3, 42mm

Location

Dartford, UK

Title

Nova Her 2021

About this image

Having spent 3 hours waiting for NLC's and imaging the Crescent Moon, Venus and Mars, I arrived home and saw the BAA Nova alert on Facebook. I decided to have a go at capturing the Nova and despite a slightly foggy lens think I managed it. Not the best image but I'm no expert at Nova imaging, at least I had go. 

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