Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6946
Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

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Fireworks Galaxy

Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Lilith Gaither
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Fireworks Galaxy

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
CELESTRON C8 XLT 2032mm F/10
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI 183MM
Mounts
Celestron ADVANCED VX
Filters
ZWO Luminance 1.25" · ZWO Red 1.25" · ZWO Blue 1.25" · ZWO Green 1.25"
Accessories
Celestron f/6.3 Focal Reducer/Corrector
Software
DeepSkyStacker (DSS) 4.1.1 64bit · SharpCap 3.1 Sharp Cap · Ivo Jager StarTools 1.4

Acquisition details

Frames:
ZWO Blue 1.25": 20x32" (10' 40")
ZWO Green 1.25": 20x32" (10' 40")
ZWO Luminance 1.25": 20x32" (10' 40") bin 1x1
ZWO Red 1.25": 20x32" (10' 40")
Integration:
42' 40"
Darks:
15

RA center: 20h34m52s.379

DEC center: +60°0913.59

Pixel scale: 0.409 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 82.224 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.198 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2575x2340

Data source: Backyard

Description

A 9th magnitude face-on spiral galaxy located around 23 million light-years away in the constellation Cepheus.

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Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Lilith Gaither