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Contains:  NGC 6946, NGC 6939, The star ηCep

Image of the day 12/24/2016

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    Diversity Of The Universe, 


            Nicolas Kizilian
    Diversity Of The Universe

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:William Optics Zenithstar 66

    Imaging camera:Moravian G2-8300

    Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6 GT

    Guiding telescope or lens:SkyWatcher Finder/Guider 9x50

    Guiding camera:QHY5L-IIc

    Focal reducer:William Optics flat 6

    Software:Sequence Generator ProPixInsight 1.8PHD2Photoshop C6

    Filters:Astrodon OIII 5nmBGLAstrodon SII 5nmastrodon Ha 5nm

    Resolution: 7530x3547

    Astrodon OIII 5nm: 58x1200" bin 1x1
    B: 34x180" bin 2x2
    G: 33x180" bin 2x2
    L: 93x600" bin 1x1
    R: 34x180" bin 2x2
    astrodon Ha 5nm: 42x600" bin 1x1

    Integration: 46.9 hours job: 1373094

    RA center: 313.963 degrees

    DEC center: 60.026 degrees

    Pixel scale: 3.391 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 6.199 degrees

    Field radius: 3.920 degrees


    A 6 panel mosaic in LRGBHO shot over 11 nights.

    6 deep sky objects :
    An open cluster : NGC 6939
    A Galaxy : NGC 6946 , the Fireworks Galaxy
    A Dark Nebula : Barnard 150
    An Emission Nebula : Sharpless 129
    A planetary Nebula : Ou4
    A relfexion nebula : VdB 140

    More informations here :
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    Nicolas Kizilian

    Sky plot

    Sky plot


    Diversity Of The Universe, 


            Nicolas Kizilian