M11, The Wild Duck Cluster
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Visually, one can see a pattern of stars resembling a vee of wild ducks winging their way along. That tends to get lost at these exposures.
Telescope: LX200 10" SCT, f/6.3
Camera: Hutech Type I 350D, ISO 800
Exposure Count: 31 x 2 minutes, 62 minute total exposure
Orion 80ED, f/30 (4x Powermate), ST-402ME, CCDSoft
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