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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6229
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion Optics UK ODK 16

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress H35

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1200

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Optics UK ODK 16

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Maxim DL  ·  CCDCommander  ·  PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  photoshop

Filters: Astronomik Red  ·  Blue  ·  L  ·  Green

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Fliter Wheel

Dates:Aug. 26, 2016Aug. 26, 2017

B: 7x180" bin 1x1
L: 16x180" bin 1x1
R: 13x180" bin 1x1
V: 15x180" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 14.18 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.40%

Basic astrometry details job: 2316309

RA center: 16h 46' 58"

DEC center: +47° 32' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.698 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.068 degrees

Field radius: 0.452 degrees

Resolution: 3868x2600

Locations: Observatoire personnel - France (49), le plessis grammoire, maine et loire - 49, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


NGC 6229 is a globular cluster located in the constellation Hercules. It is designated as GC(v)B in the galaxy morphological classification scheme and was discovered by the British astronomer William Herschel on 12 May 1787. NGC 6229 is located at about 100,000 light years away from earth.

NGC 6229 est un amas globulaire situé dans la constellation d'Hercules. Il est désigné GCB dans le schéma de classification morphologique de la galaxie et a été découvert par l'astronome britannique William Herschel le 12 mai 1787. Le NGC 6229 est situé à environ 100 000 années-lumière de la Terre. Wikipédia (anglais)



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