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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy versus the full moon, 





    
        

            Kharan
NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy versus the full moon

NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy versus the full moon

Technical card

Resolution: 3301x2466

Dates:Sept. 27, 2015

Frames:
Baader Blue 2": 5x120" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 2": 5x120" -20C bin 1x1
Baader L 2'': 23x120" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 2": 5x120" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.3 hours

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 14.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.41%

Astrometry.net job: 796136

RA center: 308.790 degrees

DEC center: 60.144 degrees

Orientation: 167.221 degrees

Field radius: 0.633 degrees

Locations: Puolivälinkangas - Oulu, Oulu, Finland

Description

Was testing some new gear including a secondary mirror heater, motorised focuser and an extender to get the proper MPCC distance. The full moon left me less than an hour of imaging time, after that I had to dump all the exposures. Still, got something together.

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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy versus the full moon, 





    
        

            Kharan