Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  Crescent nebula, NGC 6888, NGC6888, Sh2-105
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Crescent and Soap Bubble Nebulae Bicolor HOO, 


            Nico Carver
Powered byPixInsight

Crescent and Soap Bubble Nebulae Bicolor HOO

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vernonscope Brandon 94mm

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guide Scope with helical focusing

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD 5L-II M

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher 0.85 Focal reducer/flattener

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Cartes du Ciel

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 3nm OIII

Accessory: Shoestring Astronomy EQDIR

Dates:July 9, 2017July 16, 2017

Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 3nm OIII: 21x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance 1.25" 5nm Ha: 18x300" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.2 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 18.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.64%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 20.00 job: 1654252

RA center: 20h 12' 52"

DEC center: +38° 24' 11"

Pixel scale: 1.410 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -79.550 degrees

Field radius: 1.093 degrees

Resolution: 4490x3310

Locations: Backyard, Newark, Delaware, United States

Data source: Backyard



Nico Carver
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


Crescent and Soap Bubble Nebulae Bicolor HOO, 


            Nico Carver