Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  NGC 6888
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NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO, 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian
NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO
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NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO

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NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO, 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian
NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO
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NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion Optics UK 8" Newton f4.5
Imaging Cameras
Moravian G2-8300
Mounts
Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6 GT
Filters
Astrodon OIII 5nm · astrodon Ha 5nm
Accessories
Baader MPCC Mark III
Software
Photoshop C6 · PixInsight 1.8 · PHD2 · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
William Optics Zenithstar 66
Guiding Cameras
QHY5L-IIc

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 10, 2018 ·  July 12, 2018
Frames:
Astrodon OIII 5nm: 26x600" (4h 20') bin 1x1
astrodon Ha 5nm: 33x300" (2h 45') bin 1x1
Integration:
7h 5'
Avg. Moon age:
27.65 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.33%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2146951

RA center: 20h12m38s.4

DEC center: +38°2024

Pixel scale: 1.248 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.319 degrees

Field radius: 0.666 degrees

Resolution: 3171x2167

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC6888, the Crescent Nebula, bicolor HOO.

First image with the 8" F4.5 Newton OTA.

Total exposure : 6h35 in Ha, OIII.

Gear used : Orion Optics UK 8" F4.5 Newton, Moravian CCD cameras G2-8300, Astrodon Ha/OIII filters, AZ-EQ6 mount.

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NGC6888, The Crescent Nebula Bicolor HOO, 



    
        

            Nicolas Kizilian