Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Ara (Ara)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6188  ·  NGC 6193  ·  NGC 6200
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NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5, 



    
        

            Rolf Dietrich
NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5
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NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5

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NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5, 



    
        

            Rolf Dietrich
NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5
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NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics TLAPO804-FT

Imaging cameras: ATIK 383L+ Mono

Mounts: Vixen GP-DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Lacerta MGEN2 mit 8x50 Sucher

Focal reducers: TS Optics TSRED 2'' 0,79 Reducer

Software: ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CS5.5  ·  Straton  ·  PixInsight  ·  DeepSkyStacker


Dates:Sept. 2, 2016Sept. 3, 2016

Frames:
Baader B 2": 5x360" (30') -20C bin 2x2
Baader G 2": 5x360" (30') -20C bin 2x2
Baader Ha 2" 3,5nm: 10x600" (1h 40') -20C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 2" 8,5nm: 10x480" (1h 20') -20C bin 2x2
Baader R 2": 5x360" (30') -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 4h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 1.53 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.87%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3254058

RA center: 16h40m25s

DEC center: -48°2342

Pixel scale: 3.153 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.799 degrees

Field radius: 1.642 degrees


Resolution: 3321x2435

Locations: Astrofarm Kiripotib, about 150km south-east of Windhoek, Namibia

Data source: Traveller

Description

Aufnahmeort: Kiripotib Astrofarm, Namibia

NGC6164/5 is a bipolar nebula with a very faint blue shock-front. It was a hard Job to show this faint blue ring. NGC6188 and NGC6164/5 are only visual (not phsical) neighbours.

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NGC6188 "Feuervogel", NGC6164/5, 



    
        

            Rolf Dietrich