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NGC 6819 - The Foxhead Cluster, 





    
        

            Rudolf Bumm
NGC 6819 - The Foxhead Cluster

NGC 6819 - The Foxhead Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:ASA - Astro Systeme Austria Astrograph 203 mm f2.75

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600MMC

Mount:iOptron CEM60

Accessory:MGEN

Resolution: 4140x2970

Dates:Sept. 12, 2017

Frames: 100x15"

Integration: 0.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.31 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.90%

Astrometry.net job: 1747549

RA center: 295.332 degrees

DEC center: 40.181 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.378 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 12.338 degrees

Field radius: 0.976 degrees

Locations: Mirasteilas observatory, Falera, Graubünden, Switzerland

Description

This open cluster in Cygnus is a beautiful object for a quick photo session. ~ 7000 light years from earth.
With the ASI1600MMC I used very short (15 s) subframes.
R 40 x 15s
G 40 x 15s
B 20 x 15s (clouds)

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Rudolf Bumm
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NGC 6819 - The Foxhead Cluster, 





    
        

            Rudolf Bumm