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Contains:  NGC 6946
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The Fireworks Galaxy(NGC 6946), 


            Darien Perla
The Fireworks Galaxy(NGC 6946)

The Fireworks Galaxy(NGC 6946)

Technical card

Resolution: 5727x3211

Dates:Dec. 20, 2017

Frames: 37x240" ISO800

Integration: 2.5 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~17

Bias: ~31

Avg. Moon age: 1.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00 job: 1882277

RA center: 308.753 degrees

DEC center: 60.143 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.626 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 267.336 degrees

Field radius: 0.571 degrees


Taken @ Enchanted Rock State Park



Darien Perla
License: None (All rights reserved)

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The Fireworks Galaxy(NGC 6946), 


            Darien Perla