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NGC 6960 in LRGB, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal
NGC 6960 in LRGB
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NGC 6960 in LRGB

NGC 6960 in LRGB, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal
NGC 6960 in LRGB
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NGC 6960 in LRGB

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Selfmade SGN 4,4" f3,9 Newton

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Selfmade SGN 4,4" f3,9 Newton

Guiding cameras: M-Gen Guiding Kamera

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS 6  ·  Fitswork4  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3 Beta 51 DSS DeepSkyStacker

Filters: Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue  ·  Baader Planetarium 36mm Green  ·  Baader Planetarium 36mm Red  ·  Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN2  ·  Teleskop-Service TS OAG 9mm


Dates:Sept. 6, 2016Sept. 7, 2016

Frames:
Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue: 36x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Green: 36x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 40x240" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Red: 37x240" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.9 hours

Darks: ~12

Flats: ~68

Bias: ~159

Avg. Moon age: 5.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Mean SQM: 20.90


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1381583

RA center: 20h 48' 3"

DEC center: +31° 9' 39"

Pixel scale: 3.089 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.603 degrees

Field radius: 1.428 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1373

Locations: Kreben, Westmittelfranken, Bayern, Germany

Description

Image Data:
Date: 06., 07.09.2016
Location: Kreben / Bavaria Germany
Telescope: SGN 44 f3,9
Corrector: Gyulai GPU
Camera: Atik 383L+ at -20°C
integration time: LRGB 160:148:142:142
Guiding: Ts Off Axis Guider and M-Gen ll
Processing: DSS, Fitswork, Photo Shop CS6

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Description: Version B - improved processing of stars

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