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NGC6888 - Crescent Nebula (Hydrogen Alpha)

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Resolution: 3307x2482

Dates: Aug. 10, 2017

Frames: 6x600"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 94.76%

Astrometry.net job: 1686600

RA center: 303.074 degrees

DEC center: 38.352 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.788 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.590 degrees

Field radius: 0.452 degrees

Locations: Observatory, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, United Kingdom

Description

It seems like forever that I last did a deep space image (or a solar one for that matter) I even made a few mistakes because of things that I had forgotten to do. I only captured this in Ha as time and cloud did not permit any more, but I'm delighted with the result.

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NGC6888 - Crescent Nebula (Hydrogen Alpha), toxophilus