Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  Fireworks Galaxy  ·  NGC 6939  ·  NGC 6946
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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy
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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy

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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Casey Good
NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy
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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Planewave CDK14
Imaging Cameras
FLI Proline 16803
Mounts
Paramount MX+
Filters
Ha · L · B · G · R
Software
Stark Labs PHD guiding PHD 2 · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Planewave CDK14
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 27, 2020
Frames:
B: 19x300" (1h 35') bin 2x2
G: 15x300" (1h 15') bin 2x2
Ha: 17x600" (2h 50') bin 2x2
L: 30x900" (7h 30') bin 1x1
R: 20x300" (1h 40') bin 2x2
Integration:
14h 50'
Avg. Moon age:
7.35 days
Avg. Moon phase:
49.67%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3702351

RA center: 20h33m26s.9

DEC center: +60°2436

Pixel scale: 0.714 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.951 degrees

Field radius: 0.553 degrees

Resolution: 3970x3910

Locations: Dark Sky Observatory Collaborative, Ft. Davis, Texas, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

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NGC 6946 - The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Casey Good

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