Location of Photo:
West Valley City, UT
Date/Time of photo:
Orion 80mm dia 480mm fl refractor, Canon XTi, Polaris equatorial mount
This is a composite of about 17 RAW shots, most at ISO 800, with exposures from 35 sec to 60 sec. I aligned the shots in MaxIm DL and then used Paintshop Pro 12 to enhance detail in the nucleus.