Scutum and Sagittarius:This is the extension of the previous image to the east into the constellation of Scutum. Again the bright "star" is Jupiter.

Object Scutum and Sagittarius
Category Constellations
Designation Scutum-Sagittarius
Constellation Scutum-Sagittarius
Optics Sigma Zoom Lens @ f/5 18 mm
Mount Tripod
Camera Canon EOS 20D
Exposure 11 x ISO 3200-30sec
Processing ImagesPlus, Neat Image, Photoshop
Location-Date Mount Ceder, South Africa - 16 April 2007
Remark Near New Moon, excellent transparency
 
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