Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6939  ·  NGC 6946
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Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939, 



    
        

            Jammie Thouin
Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939
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Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939

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Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939, 



    
        

            Jammie Thouin
Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939
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Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" f/4.9 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1100Da

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ShortTube 80 f/5

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot autoguider (SSAG)

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  EQASCOM  ·  Backyard EOS  ·  Stellarium  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4  ·  Astronomy tools

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD EOS Clip

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III (Coma Corrector)


Dates:April 12, 2015

Frames: 28x240" (1h 52')

Integration: 1h 52'

Avg. Moon age: 22.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.22%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 601801

RA center: 20h33m14s.4

DEC center: +60°1919

Pixel scale: 3.187 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -100.244 degrees

Field radius: 0.741 degrees


Resolution: 1394x928

Locations: Home observatory, Ashfield, Massachusetts, United States

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Fireworks Galaxy and NGC6939, 



    
        

            Jammie Thouin