Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  IC 4996  ·  NGC 6888  ·  The star 34Cyg  ·  The star 36Cyg
NGC 6888 Wide Field, 



    
        

            Riccardo A. Ballerini
NGC 6888 Wide Field
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NGC 6888 Wide Field

NGC 6888 Wide Field, 



    
        

            Riccardo A. Ballerini
NGC 6888 Wide Field
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NGC 6888 Wide Field

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106EDXIII

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST8300M

Mounts: Gemini G41

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8x50 Finder

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI I Pro

Focal reducers: Takahashi 0.75x FSQ

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD guiding  ·  Equinox Image

Filters: Baader Planetarium RGB (36mm)  ·  Baader Planetarium L 36mm

Accessory: SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300


Dates:Aug. 16, 2012

Frames:
Baader Planetarium L 36mm: 12x600" (2h) bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB (36mm): 9x180" (27') bin 2x2

Integration: 2h 27'

Avg. Moon age: 28.35 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.56%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 111113

RA center: 20h 14' 55"

DEC center: +38° 22' 44"

Pixel scale: 2.885 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.363 degrees

Field radius: 1.617 degrees


Resolution: 3174x2492

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NGC 6888 Wide Field, 



    
        

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