Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corona Australis (CrA)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6726  ·  NGC 6729
NGC 6729, 


            Nicholas Jones
NGC 6729
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FS-128

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 ws

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 gto

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Loadestar X2

Software: CCDStack 2

Filters: Astrodon LRGB2

Dates:July 19, 2015

Frames: 44x480"

Integration: 5.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.21%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 707611

RA center: 19h 1' 48"

DEC center: -36° 56' 42"

Pixel scale: 1.071 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.530 degrees

Field radius: 0.576 degrees

Resolution: 620x478

Locations: Arkaroola, Arkaroola Village, South Australia, Australia


NGC 6729 is a reflection nebula residing in Corona Australis.

Scope: Takahashi FS-128 mm refractor, focal length 1040mm
Camera: QSI583 WSG with a Loadstar X2 off axis guider
Acquisition: 8 x 8mins RGB, 20 x 8mins clear filter
Mount: Astro-Physics 1100gto
Location: Arkaroola Village, South Australia
Camera cooling: -30c
Image scale 1.07"/pixels
Processed with CCDStack


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NGC 6729, 


            Nicholas Jones