M11 - The Wild Duck Cluster


Also known as NGC 6705, this bright dense open cluster is found in the constellation Scutum. It has a magnitude of 5.8 and a size of 14 arc-minutes.

12" LX200 AO7 and SBIG ST8E at f/6.3.  August 9, 2001 at home.

Filter Exposure Count Binning
(none) 10 min 10 x 1 min 1x1

Sharpened with CCDSharp, a touch of gamma stretch, resized down.