Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4684  ·  IC 4685  ·  NGC 6559
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NGC 6559, 



    
        

            Paul May
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NGC 6559

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NGC 6559, 



    
        

            Paul May
NGC 6559
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NGC 6559

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tele Vue NP 101

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G Orion Atlas Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Focal reducers: Televue .8 focal reducer / field flattener .8x focal reducer

Software: Photoshop CC 2015  ·  Stark Labs pHD guiding PHD2  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool v3.31  ·  Images Plus 6.5  ·  pixsinsight 1.8.6 Ripley

Filters: Astronomik LRBG



Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2651965

RA center: 18h 9' 23"

DEC center: -23° 56' 38"

Pixel scale: 3.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.674 degrees

Field radius: 0.674 degrees


Resolution: 1122x888

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is a tighter crop of a previously taken image, NGC 6559 from Cherry Springs State Pa.
Shot this past summer 2018.

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NGC 6559, 



    
        

            Paul May