Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1284  ·  NGC 6589  ·  NGC 6590  ·  NGC 6595
NGC 6589-6590, 



    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel
NGC 6589-6590
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NGC 6589-6590

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 8" Newtonian Astrograph

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Orion USA Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 80mm short tube

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot autoguider

Software: DeepSkyStacker  ·  SBIG CCDOps  ·  PHD Guiding  ·  SBIG CCDSoft  ·  Photoshop CS 2

Filters: Lumicon Deep Sky

Accessory: Astro-Tech Coma Corrector


Dates:June 20, 2014

Frames: 22x425" (2h 35' 50")

Integration: 2h 35' 50"

Avg. Moon age: 22.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 304045

RA center: 18h 17' 29"

DEC center: -19° 42' 36"

Pixel scale: 0.766 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 147.075 degrees

Field radius: 0.444 degrees


Resolution: 620x526

Description

NGC 6589 and 90 are two small reflection nebulae located one degree south of Messier 24. Also visible is the emission nebula IC 1283-84.

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NGC 6589-6590, 



    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel

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