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Contains:  NGC 6946, NGC 6939
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Fireworks Galaxy NGC 6946, 





    
        

            Michael Poelzl
Fireworks Galaxy NGC 6946

Fireworks Galaxy NGC 6946

Technical card

Resolution: 1414x1066

Dates:May 23, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue: 17x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green: 17x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 60x180" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red: 17x180" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.01%

Temperature: 15.00

Astrometry.net job: 1605780

RA center: 308.288 degrees

DEC center: 60.435 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.472 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -94.516 degrees

Field radius: 0.608 degrees

Locations: Jebel Shams, Nizwa, Oman

Data source: Traveller

Description

Fireworks Galaxy region including supernova 2017 eaw. This was first light for my new dual scope setup and I lost some subs due to a mixture of software, guiding and focus problems. The focus is not great but still managed to get some good luminance and a bit of color.

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MikeP
Michael Poelzl
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Fireworks Galaxy NGC 6946, 





    
        

            Michael Poelzl