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

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Rowe-Ackermann Schmidt Astrograph

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ZWO ASI 1600MM cool

Mounts: Celestron CGE pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Baader Vario Finder 60mm

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN

Software: firecapture  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Stellarium  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsinght 1.8 RC7  ·  Deep SkyStacker 3.3.4

Filters: Baader f/2 Highspeed 2" H-Alpha Filter


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