Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6946
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Firework Galaxy NGC 6946 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

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Firework Galaxy NGC 6946 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.deepskywest.com
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Firework Galaxy NGC 6946 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, 



    
        

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Firework Galaxy NGC 6946 - Deep Sky West Remote Observatory

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.deepskywest.com

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: RC Optical Systems RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX 16803

Mounts: Paramount ME

Guiding telescopes or lenses: RC Optical Systems RCOS 14.5"

Guiding cameras: SBIG Remote guide head

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Focus Max  ·  Cyanogen Maxim DL5 ver. 5.24

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: Interactive Astronomy Sky Alert  ·  Astrodon Monster MOAG  ·  Interactive Astronomy Sky Eye  ·  Astrodon TAKometer  ·  M1OASYS M!OASYS  ·  Robofocus


Dates:Oct. 4, 2016Oct. 5, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 21x600" (3h 30') bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 22x600" (3h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 35x600" (5h 50') bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 21x600" (3h 30') bin 1x1

Integration: 16h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 3.60 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1283538

RA center: 20h 34' 54"

DEC center: +60° 8' 34"

Orientation: -140.850 degrees

Field radius: 0.365 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1749

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Obsevatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

NGC 6946...first time imaging this target.

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