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Contains:  Crescent nebula, NGC 6888
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NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor), 


            Thomas Westphal
NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor)
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NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor)

Technical card

Dates:Aug. 23, 2015

Frames: 1x52320"

Integration: 14.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.05 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.06%

Basic astrometry details job: 785611

RA center: 20h 12' 0"

DEC center: +38° 19' 55"

Orientation: 83.819 degrees

Field radius: 0.668 degrees

Resolution: 3118x2368

Locations: OL Sternwarte / OL observatory, Oldenburg, Niedersachsen, Germany


NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebel

R = Ha , G = O3, B = O3

Aufnahmeort / location: Oldenburg
aufgenommen in 10 Nächten zwischen dem 30.07. und 23.08.

Aufnahmedaten / exposure data:
Ha => 260 min. bin 1x1
O3 => 612 min. bin 1x1

Postprocessing: PixInsight



Thomas Westphal
License: Attribution-NoDerivs Creative Commons


  • NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor), 


            Thomas Westphal
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    NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor), 


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NGC 6888 - Crescent Nebula (bicolor), 


            Thomas Westphal