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Contains:  NGC 6910, gamma Cyg nebula, IC 1318, Crescent nebula, NGC 6888, NGC 6883, IC 1311, NGC 6871, The star Sadr (γCyg), The star 35Cyg, The star 36Cyg, The star 34Cyg, The star 29Cyg, The star 28Cyg, The star 27Cyg, The star 25Cyg
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Crescent Nebula (NGC-6888) Wide @ DSW, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou
Crescent Nebula (NGC-6888) Wide @ DSW

Crescent Nebula (NGC-6888) Wide @ DSW

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Resolution: 3284x2480

Dates:April 18, 2017May 25, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 24x600" -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Filters: 36x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 7.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.54%

Astrometry.net job: 1904412

RA center: 20h 12' 9"

DEC center: +38° 21' 7"

Pixel scale: 8.619 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.720 degrees

Field radius: 4.926

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

Crescent Nebula (NGC 6888) is a visually interesting object, and a popular target for astrophotography. This is taken by Rokinon 135mm which captures a quite wide area of the background nebulosity.

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Crescent Nebula (NGC-6888) Wide @ DSW, 





    
        

            Miles Zhou

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