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Contains:  NGC 6946
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NGC6946. The FireWorks galaxy, 





    
        

            Ferran Ginebrosa
NGC6946. The FireWorks galaxy

NGC6946. The FireWorks galaxy

Technical card

Resolution: 3285x2152

Dates:June 21, 2015

Frames:Astronomik CLS Clip CLS clip-in: 134x120" ISO800

Integration: 4.5 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 4.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.29%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 25.00

Astrometry.net job: 692626

RA center: 308.719 degrees

DEC center: 60.167 degrees

Orientation: -178.049 degrees

Field radius: 0.535 degrees

Locations: MPC - K09 / Observatori Lliçà d'Amunt, Lliçà d'Amunt, Barcelona, Spain

Description

NGC6946, the Fireworks galaxy.
This galaxy is 16 million light years away in the edge os Cepheus and Cygnus constellation.

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Ferran Ginebrosa
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
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NGC6946. The FireWorks galaxy, 





    
        

            Ferran Ginebrosa