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Observation by Paul Downing, FRAS: Messier 22

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Paul Downing, FRAS

Observer

Paul Downing, FRAS

Observed

2021 Jul 02 - 23:00

Uploaded

2021 Jul 03 - 21:06

Objects

The Sagittarius Cluster (M22)

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Constellation

Sagittarius

Field centre

RA: 18h36m
Dec: -23°58'
Position angle: -90°29'

Field size

0°24' × 0°18'

Equipment
  • 12.5 inch Planewave scope
  • QSI 683 CCD camera
Exposure

LRGB of 45mins L and 30mins colours

Location

Alpujarra, Spain

Target name

Messier 22

Title

Messier 22

About this image

First image after 9 months unable to access the Spanish observatory due to Covid restrictions.

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