Location of photoRome
Date/Time of photoJuly 9, 2011
EquipmentTelescope: 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
DescriptionThe 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!