Higher-resolution versions: 1680 x 1050 2137 x 1423NGC 6940
Object Type: Open cluster
Equipment:Vixen 102-ED/ST-10XME/Astrodon LRGB filters/Paramount ME
Exposures: LRGB: L 12 x 5 minutes: R 12 x 5 minutes: G 12 x 5 minutes: B 12 x 5 minutes: RGB binned 2x2
Date: July 21, 2012
Location: Landers, California, USA
Technical Notes: Individual exposures were dithered using CCDAutoPilot2 and then sigma combined. The RGB image was created in Registar 1.0. Gaussian Blur of 1 pixel was applied to the RGB image.