Contains: NGC 6946
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NGC6946 and supernova 2017eaw

Technical card

Resolution: 2500x2500

Dates: May 21, 2017

Frames: 15x600"

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.66% job: 1584783

RA center: 308.711 degrees

DEC center: 60.152 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.615 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.239 degrees

Field radius: 0.302 degrees

Locations: Beilen Observatory B85, Beilen NL, Beilen, Drenthe, Netherlands


6x 600s L and 3x 600s each of RGB because of the very short nights over here. In fact it never gets darker than astronomical twilight over here this time of year.



Albert van Duin

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC6946 and supernova  2017eaw, 


        Albert van Duin