Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corona Australis (CrA)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6723  ·  NGC 6726  ·  NGC 6729  ·  The star εCrA
NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071, 



    
        

            Ben S Klerk
NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071
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NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071

NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071, 



    
        

            Ben S Klerk
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NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 6" f/9 RC
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 071
Accessories
Orion Field Flattener for Short Refractors
Software
Software Bisque The Sky X Pro · PinInsight · PHD2
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher 80/400
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 28, 2017
Frames:
23x180" (1h 9')
Integration:
1h 9'
Avg. Moon age:
6.63 days
Avg. Moon phase:
42.00%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1711782

RA center: 19h00m55s.2

DEC center: -36°5132

Pixel scale: 0.716 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.703 degrees

Field radius: 0.545 degrees

Resolution: 4634x2920

Locations: Home obs, Katoomba, New South Wales, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 6729 is a reflection/emission nebula in the constellation Corona Australis. This nebula is one of the closer star-forming regions of the galaxy at a distance of 430 light yrs.

NGC 6723 is a globular cluster in the constellation Sagittarius. Its magnitude is given between 6 and 6.8, and diameter between 7 and 11 arcminutes, It is near the border of Sagittarius and Corona Australis.

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NGC 6729 ZWO ASI 071, 



    
        

            Ben S Klerk