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Contains:  NGC 6951
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NGC 6951 with IFN - HLRGB

Technical card

Resolution: 3580x2535

Dates:Oct. 1, 2016Oct. 2, 2016Oct. 3, 2016Oct. 4, 2016Oct. 5, 2016

Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 4x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 4x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 12x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 37x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 5x1800" bin 1x1

Integration: 31.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.24% job: 1287924

RA center: 309.323 degrees

DEC center: 66.105 degrees

Orientation: -151.149 degrees

Field radius: 0.309 degrees

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Shaver Lake, California, United States


NGC 6951 is a barred spiral galaxy 56 million light years away. The IFN (Integrated Flux Nebula) is the dust surrounding the milky way reflecting the accumulated starlight our galaxy. The luminosity image gives a nice representation of the framed galaxy.



Eric Coles (coles44)
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 6951 with IFN - HLRGB, 


            Eric Coles (coles44)