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



    
        

            Irving Pieters
NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy and NGC 6939 Open Star Cluster
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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy and NGC 6939 Open Star Cluster

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy and NGC 6939 Open Star Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy and NGC 6939 Open Star Cluster

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TS Powernewton 8" f2.8
Imaging Cameras
QSI 583wgs
Mounts
NEQ6 Pro
Filters
Astrodon LRGB CCD Gen II E-Series · Astronomik CCD CLS
Accessories
ASA 2" Reducer 0,73
Software
PixInsight 1.8 · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Cameras
QSI 583wgs

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 20, 2015 ·  April 21, 2015
Frames:
Astrodon LRGB CCD Gen II E-Series: 12x300" (1h) bin 1x1
Astronomik CCD CLS: 48x300" (4h) bin 1x1
Integration:
5h
Avg. Moon age:
2.45 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.93%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5189222

RA center: 20h32m48s.0

DEC center: +60°2327

Pixel scale: 1.793 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.980 degrees

Field radius: 0.934 degrees

Resolution: 3040x2192

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy and NGC 6939 Open Star Cluster, 



    
        

            Irving Pieters