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Contains:  NGC 6914
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NGC 6914 VDB 132 and more ..., 





    
        

            Herbert_W
NGC 6914 VDB 132 and more ...

NGC 6914 VDB 132 and more ...

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ106ED

Imaging camera:Atik 314L+

Mount:Gemini G53F

Software:PixInsight

Resolution: 1488x1985

Dates:Aug. 12, 2010

Frames: 79x420"

Integration: 9.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.48%

Astrometry.net job: 361830

RA center: 306.168 degrees

DEC center: 42.462 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.672 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.909 degrees

Field radius: 0.576 degrees

Description

Like two little jewels are the reflection nebulae NGC 6914 and VDB 132 in the center of the extensive H-alpha region. The "blue pads" gives the image a nice color contrast and make this region so photogenic for astrophotographers. Of further interest are the bipolar nebula GN 22.20.7 and the star V 1515 Cyg (FU Orionis object) and as a bonus is also the open clusters Dolidze 8 in the image.
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NGC 6914 VDB 132 and more ..., 





    
        

            Herbert_W