Location of Photo:
Date/Time of photo:
July 9, 2011
Telescope: Nextstar 11 GPS XLT Camera: SBIG 8300 M with filters R,G,B,Ha Guide scope: Maksutov 90 mm Guide camera: DBK21AF04 with phd guiding
The picture was taken from the center of Rome, in an area of the sky where Antares was the only visible star due to strong light pollution. I could not believe to my eyes when I understood that CCD could take a good picture!