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NGC 6979 Pickerings triangle, 


            Jens Zippel
NGC 6979 Pickerings triangle
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NGC 6979 Pickerings triangle

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: LACERTA Newton ohne Namen 10"

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600 MMC

Mounts: EQ8

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon RGB E-Series  ·  OIII 3nm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Dates:Aug. 28, 2018Aug. 30, 2018Sept. 1, 2018

Astrodon Ha 5nm: 57x300" bin 1x1
OIII 3nm: 37x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB E-Series: 190x180" bin 1x1

Integration: 17.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 82.78%

Basic astrometry details job: 2234611

RA center: 20h 48' 16"

DEC center: +31° 40' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.428 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.977 degrees

Field radius: 0.576 degrees

Resolution: 1920x2182

Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany

Data source: Backyard


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NGC 6979 Pickerings triangle, 


            Jens Zippel