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Contains:  Crescent nebula, NGC 6888
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Crescent Nebula, 


            Matthias Steiner
Crescent Nebula

Crescent Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS GSO 6" RC

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 1600 MC Pro

Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Omegon 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:QHYCCD ALccd 5L-IIc

Focal reducer:TS Optics CCD47

Software:PixInsight 1.8

Filter:Hutech IDAS LPS D1 2" Hutech IDAS LPS D1

Resolution: 4656x3520

Dates:July 9, 2018July 13, 2018

Hutech IDAS LPS D1 2" Hutech IDAS LPS D1: 107x100" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Hutech IDAS LPS D1 2" Hutech IDAS LPS D1: 30x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 12.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.18%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00 job: 2148633

RA center: 303.022 degrees

DEC center: 38.331 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.833 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.282 degrees

Field radius: 0.675 degrees

Locations: Garten, Dreieich - Götzenhain, Hessen, None

Data source: Backyard



Matthias Steiner
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Crescent Nebula, 


            Matthias Steiner