Mars moves past the Lagoon Nebula (2012 November)

posted: 1774 days ago, on Saturday, 2012 Nov 17 at 11:47
tags: astronomy, astrophotography, Southern Sky Highlights 2012, Mars, Kos Coronaios.

The Red Planet is moving past the Lagoon Nebula - go take a look. Kos Coronaios is imaging it's path amongst the stars.

2012 November 17

Fourteen 30-s images (f/5.6, ISO 1600) stacked and cropped. Canon 60D, USM 300-mm lens.

2012 November 16

Thirteen 30-s images (f/5.6, ISO 1600) stacked. Canon 60D, USM 300-mm lens.

2012 November 15

Thirteen 30-s images (f/5.6, ISO 1600) stacked. Canon 60D, USM 135-mm lens.

Find out more: Southern Sky Highlights for 2012

nothing more to see. please move along.