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Contains:  NGC 6946
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Fireworks Galaxy (NGC 6946), 


            Miles Zhou
Fireworks Galaxy (NGC 6946)
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Fireworks Galaxy (NGC 6946)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:RCOS 14.5"

Imaging camera:SBIG STX 16803


Guiding telescopes or lenses:

Guiding cameras:

Focal reducers:

Software:Adobe Lightroom CCAdobe Photoshop CCPixInsight for Mac

Filters:Astrodon luminance filterAstrodon RGB


Resolution: 2190x2190

Dates:Oct. 1, 2016Oct. 4, 2016

Astrodon RGB: 65x600" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 35x600" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.7 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 1.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.53%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 1341788

RA center: 20h 34' 56"

DEC center: +60° 9' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.551 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 284.891 degrees

Field radius: 0.237 degrees


Fireworks Galaxy (NGC 6946) in LRGB.



Miles Zhou
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Fireworks Galaxy (NGC 6946), 


            Miles Zhou

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