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Contains:  IC 4895, Barnard's galaxy, NGC 6822
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NGC6822 - Barnard's Galaxy, 


            WJM Observatory
NGC6822 - Barnard's Galaxy

NGC6822 - Barnard's Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Meade LX200 14" ACF

Imaging camera:Canon Rebel T5i

Mount:Mountain Instruments MI-250

Guiding telescope or lens:Meade LX200 14" ACF

Guiding camera:Lodestar

Focal reducer:Optec Lepus 0.62x Telecompressor

Resolution: 1024x676

Dates:Aug. 5, 2016

Frames: 85x600"

Integration: 14.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.45% job: 1224436

RA center: 19h 45' 2"

DEC center: -14° 48' 57"

Pixel scale: 1.845 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.028 degrees

Field radius: 0.314

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States


Tough guy with a DSLR but we rise to the challenge. This is Barnard's Galaxy, a faint ball of fuzz but a galaxy nonetheless. It is a joy to image him no matter what!



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NGC6822 - Barnard's Galaxy, 


            WJM Observatory