Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  NGC 6888  ·  Sh2-105
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Crescent Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 14

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 ws

Mounts: CGE Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron Onyx 80EDF

Guiding cameras: Point Grey Flea3

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD

Software: photoshop  ·  Images Plus  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Andre Paquette Custom

Filters: Baader Fast Optimized OIII  ·  Baader Fast Optimized Ha


Dates:Aug. 6, 2012

Frames: 8x180" (24')

Integration: 24'

Avg. Moon age: 19.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 79.78%


Astrometry.net job: 89786

RA center: 20h 11' 53"

DEC center: +38° 22' 36"

Pixel scale: 1.642 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -2.112 degrees

Field radius: 0.932 degrees


Resolution: 2474x3316

Locations: Barred Owl Observatory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Crescent Nebula (NGC688

Taken 20120806

Telescope:

Celestron Edge HD 14"

Mount:

Celestron CGE Pro

Camera:

QSI583ws

Guiding:

Onyx 80EDF

Lumenera Skynyx 2.0m

MetaGuide

Filters:

Baader fast optimized narrowband

Exposures:

8x180s HA

8x180s OIII

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