Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  12 Vul  ·  NGC 6823  ·  NGC 6830  ·  NGC6820  ·  NGC6823  ·  NGC6830  ·  PK059-00.1  ·  PK059-00.2  ·  PK059-01.2  ·  PK060+00.1  ·  PK060-00.1  ·  Sh2-86  ·  Sh2-87  ·  The star 12Vul
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NGC6823 and Friends, 



    
        

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NGC6823 and Friends

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 92mm F6.65 Stowaway

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI6200MM Pro

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP4

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 92mm F6.65 Stowaway

Guiding cameras: ZWO Optical ASI174MM

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics 0.8x CCD Telecompressor (92TCC)

Software: PixInsight  ·  Voyager  ·  Astro-Physics Command Center (APCC) Pro Software  ·  PHD2

Filters: LRGB  ·  Chroma Ha 3nm

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox v2  ·  Starlight Instruments Focuser Boss 2 HSM


Dates:July 16, 2020July 17, 2020

Frames:
Chroma Ha 3nm: 12x900" bin 1x1
LRGB: 35x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 5.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.05%


Astrometry.net job: 3710359

RA center: 19h 43' 57"

DEC center: +23° 33' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.571 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.774 degrees

Field radius: 2.108 degrees


Resolution: 7728x5782

Data source: Backyard

Description

The star cluster NGC6823 is an open cluster that is embedded in a wide area of emission nebula called Sharpless 86. The cluster is about 50 light years across and lies some 6000 light years away in the constellation Vulpecula.

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NGC6823 and Friends, 



    
        

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