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



    
        

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy
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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy

NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000D

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Software: DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4  ·  Adobe Lightroom 5.5


Dates:Aug. 19, 2014

Frames: 6x600" (1h) ISO1600

Integration: 1h

Darks: 5

Flats: 20

Bias: 40

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.50%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 351826

RA center: 20h34m36s.7

DEC center: +60°1012

Pixel scale: 0.546 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -94.504 degrees

Field radius: 0.344 degrees


Resolution: 3768x2512

Description

Testing out guide scope!

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

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