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About This GigapanToggle
- Taken by
- John Gleason
- Explore score
- 1.02 Gigapixels
- Date added
- Oct 06, 2013
- Date taken
- astrophotography, environmental, experimental, fine art, long exposure, nature, night
A 90 segment mosaic on the central regions of the Milky Way Galaxy. Imaged remotely from Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia. This is an update to my 60 segment mosaic, cropped into circular format with more image fields added.
Telescope: Takahashi FSQ, f/5 Refractor
Camera: Fingerlakes Proline 16803, 4096 x 4096 CCD camera. 9um pixels
Exposure: 90 images. 60 minutes total exposure each image
Taken over a period of 4 months. June - September 2013
"Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere."
- Carl Sagan