Milky Way in Aquila to Sagittarius

Date & Time: Jul 28 1990, 23:50 JST(+0900), 15min. Exp.
Optical: SIGMA MF f=24mm F2.8, Aperture: F4.0
Manual-guided with GOTO MARK-X Equatorial
Camera: MINOLTA SRT-101
Film: Fujicolor Super HG 400
Location: Mt. Zaoh , Miyagi pref.

 This image shows you the summer's Milky Way flowing down toward southern horizon, including constellations from the Aquila to the Sagittarius. You can detect a dark lane dividing the Milky Way and reddish diffused nebulae, various deep sky objects will be caught in field of view of binoculars one after another. It can be said that this star field is one of most splendid in all skies.

Milky Way Patchwork

Cygnus to Aquila

Copyright(c) 1997 by Naoyuki Kurita, All rights reserved.
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