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Contains:  NGC 6951
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NGC 6951 with IFN, 





    
        

            KuriousGeorge
NGC 6951 with IFN

NGC 6951 with IFN

Technical card

Resolution: 4004x3696

Dates:July 8, 2018July 13, 2018July 14, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon 50 mm G: 25x300" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon 50mm B: 23x300" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon 50mm L: 32x300" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon 50mm R: 24x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.7 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~80

Flat darks: ~80

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 8.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.25%

Mean SQM: 21.50

Astrometry.net job: 2163582

RA center: 309.298 degrees

DEC center: 66.100 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.468 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.168 degrees

Field radius: 0.355 degrees

Locations: KG Observatory, Julian, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 6951 is face-on Seyfert Type II galaxy in the constellation Cepheus. At a distance of about 75 million light-years, the galaxy is viewed through the Integrated Flux Nebula (IFN). The residual light of our galaxy illuminates this faint nebula.

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    B

B

Additional denoise on shadows.

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NGC 6951 with IFN, 





    
        

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