Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6939  ·  NGC 6946
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NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust), 



    
        

            Marco Favro
NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust)
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NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust)

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NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust), 



    
        

            Marco Favro
NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust)
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NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust)

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi FSQ 106EDXIII
Imaging Cameras
Moravian Instruments G3-16200
Mounts
10 Micron GM1000 HPS
Filters
Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series
Accessories
Moonlite HR Stepper Motor · Kendrick Standard Dual Channel Controller · Moravian Instrument External Filter wheel 7 x 2"
Software
Starkeeper Voyager · PixInsight Core 1.8 · MaximDL · FocusMax · Per Frejvall Model Maker · Starry Night 7 pro plus

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 27, 2017
Frames:
Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series: 6x240" (24') -25C bin 2x2
Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series: 6x240" (24') -25C bin 2x2
Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series: 15x600" (2h 30') -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series: 6x240" (24') -25C bin 2x2
Integration:
3h 42'
Darks:
25
Flats:
25
Bias:
62
Avg. Moon age:
5.72 days
Avg. Moon phase:
32.66%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
2.00
Temperature:
16.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1715936

RA center: 20h29m05s.8

DEC center: +60°0252

Pixel scale: 2.328 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.532 degrees

Field radius: 1.784 degrees

Resolution: 4159x3624

Locations: Monte Penice, Menconico, Pavia, Italy

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NGC6946 + NGC 6939 (and a lot of dust), 



    
        

            Marco Favro

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