Messier 11, Wild Duck Cluster

Very nice open cluster in Scutum. The cluster consist of 2900 stars. On the left you see a small cluster named NGC 6704.

Messier 11, Wild Duck Cluster

Image details:
Telescope: TS 90/600 triplet with 2.5" TS flattener
Mount: Skywatcher HEQ5-Synscan
Camera: Canon 60d Modded
Exposure: 14 * 240sec
Date: July 23, 2014.
Software: PixInsight
Calibrationfiles: Dark:Yes, Bias:Yes (masterbias), Flat:Yes

Messier 11, Wild Duck Cluster. 100%

 
(c) All photos by Ruud de Vries