Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  NGC 6888
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NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula
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NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula

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NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler
NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula
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NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph
Imaging Cameras
ZWO Optical ZWO ASI 1600MM cool
Mounts
Celestron CGE pro
Filters
Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter
Software
firecapture · Photoshop CC · Stellarium · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsinght 1.8 RC7 · Deep SkyStacker 3.3.4
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Baader Vario Finder 60mm
Guiding Cameras
LACERTA MGEN

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 2, 2017
Frames:
Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter: 145x100" (4h 1' 40") (gain: 139.00) -25C
Integration:
4h 1' 40"
Flats:
50
Avg. Moon age:
8.33 days
Avg. Moon phase:
60.01%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Temperature:
15.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1600697

RA center: 20h12m09s.4

DEC center: +38°2436

Pixel scale: 1.264 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.409 degrees

Field radius: 0.992 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1329

Locations: Sternwarte am Bärenstein, Bärenstein, Sachsen, Germany

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NGC 6888, the Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

            Marcel Drechsler