Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6946
NGC 6946, 



    
        

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NGC 6946

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NGC 6946

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT10RCCF

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT10RCCF

Guiding cameras: The Imaging Source DMK 21AF04

Software: PixInsight  ·  photoshop  ·  Nebulosity  ·  Microprojects Equinox Image

Filters: Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter

Accessory: Orion Deluxe off-axis guider


Dates:July 21, 2012July 22, 2012July 29, 2012

Frames: 34x900" (8h 30') -20C

Integration: 8h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 5.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 33.64%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 89027

RA center: 20h34m58s.8

DEC center: +60°0802

Pixel scale: 1.383 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.563 degrees

Field radius: 0.253 degrees


Resolution: 1043x808

Locations: Home, San Rafael, California, United States

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 6946, 



    
        

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