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NGC 6945 (Fireworks Galaxy) @ DSW, 


            Miles Zhou
NGC 6945 (Fireworks Galaxy) @ DSW
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NGC 6945 (Fireworks Galaxy) @ DSW

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount-ME

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon luminance filter  ·  Astrodon RGB

Dates:Oct. 1, 2016Oct. 5, 2016

Astrodon RGB: 64x600" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 35x600" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.81%

Basic astrometry details job: 1478749

RA center: 20h 34' 57"

DEC center: +60° 7' 30"

Pixel scale: 0.275 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 321.009 degrees

Field radius: 0.238 degrees

Resolution: 4974x3744

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


NGC 6946 (Fireworks Galaxy), LRGB combination of total 16.5 hours integration.



Miles Zhou
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NGC 6945 (Fireworks Galaxy) @ DSW, 


            Miles Zhou

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