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
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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron EdgeHD 800
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 1000D
Mounts
CGEM
Software
DeepSkyStacker 3.3.4 · Adobe Lightroom 5.5
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion ShortTube 80 Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Acquisition details

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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