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



    
        

            Christof Schultz
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NGC6888

NGC6888, 



    
        

            Christof Schultz
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NGC6888

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8 Inch Newtonian Astrograph f/3.9

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress SX H-694

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Solomark F60 60mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY-5LIIM

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  SGP  ·  DeepSky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)

Filters: Astronomik Red 1.25" Type 2c  ·  Astronomik Blue 1.25" Type 2c  ·  Astronomik Green 1.25" Type 2c  ·  Baader OIII 1.25" 8.5nm  ·  Baader H-Alpha 7nm

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector  ·  Starlight Xpress Filter-wheel 7x1,25"


Dates:July 8, 2018July 11, 2018July 13, 2018July 15, 2018

Frames:
Astronomik Blue 1.25" Type 2c: 17x120" (34') -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik Green 1.25" Type 2c: 17x120" (34') -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik Red 1.25" Type 2c: 27x120" (54') -10C bin 1x1
Baader H-Alpha 7nm: 16x600" (2h 40') -10C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 1.25" 8.5nm: 15x300" (1h 15') -10C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 1.25" 8.5nm: 11x600" (1h 50') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 7h 47'

Avg. Moon age: 13.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.07%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2160940

RA center: 20h 12' 8"

DEC center: +38° 21' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.159 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.036 degrees

Field radius: 0.321 degrees


Resolution: 1641x1133

Locations: Deck, Orinda, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First image with my new Orion 8" Astrograph. Combined Ha and OIII and used RGB to enhance stars..

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NGC6888, 



    
        

            Christof Schultz