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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

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Speedy Gonzalez (Selfmade SGN 4,4" f3,9 Newton)
Imaging Cameras
Atik 383L+
Filters
Baader Planetarium 36mm Red · Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance · Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue · Baader Planetarium 36mm Green
Accessories
Lacerta MGEN2 · Teleskop-Service TS OAG 9mm
Software
Luc Coiffier DeepSkyStacker (DSS) · Fitswork4 · Adobe Photoshop CS 6
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Speedy Gonzalez (Selfmade SGN 4,4" f3,9 Newton)
Guiding Cameras
Lacerta MGEN 2 Guiding Camera

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 6, 2016 ·  Sept. 7, 2016
Frames:
Baader Planetarium 36mm Blue: 36x240" (2h 24') -20°C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Green: 36x240" (2h 24') -20°C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 40x240" (2h 40') -20°C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium 36mm Red: 37x240" (2h 28') -20°C bin 1x1
Integration:
9h 56'
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: 20h48m03s.4

DEC center: +31°0939

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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NGC 6960 in LRGB, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal

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