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NGC 6530

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NGC 6530

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron XLT 9.25
Imaging Cameras
Atik Infinity Color
Mounts
Celestron AVX Mount
Accessories
f6.3 focal reducer
Software
Photoshop CS2 · Photoshop Elements 15 · DEEP SKY STACKER · Atik Infinity

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 4, 2017
Frames:
59x20" (19' 40")
Integration:
19' 40"
Avg. Moon age:
13.00 days
Avg. Moon phase:
96.51%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3274837

RA center: 18h03m51s.4

DEC center: -24°2107

Pixel scale: 1.101 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 167.570 degrees

Field radius: 0.256 degrees

Resolution: 1343x1000

Locations: Home Observatory, Blue Ridge Mts., NC, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 6530 LEGOON NEBULA

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