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NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette), 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette)
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NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette)

NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette), 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette)
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NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 II

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Software: PixInsight  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) deepskystacker  ·  PHD 2  ·  APT  ·  Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop CC 2019

Filters: ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm  ·  ZWO Ha 1.25"  ·  ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm

Accessory: Orion Dew Zapper Orion Controller and Heating Bands


Dates:May 5, 2019May 22, 2019

Frames:
ZWO Ha 1.25": 100x180" (5h) (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm: 30x180" (1h 30') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1

Integration: 8h

Darks: 80

Bias: 400

Avg. Moon age: 9.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 11.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2706291

RA center: 16h39m27s

DEC center: -48°2540

Pixel scale: 2.259 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.717 degrees

Field radius: 1.705 degrees


Resolution: 4349x3260

Locations: Home Observatory, Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC6188, the Fighting Dragons of Ara in narrow band, Hubble Palette; SII - Red, Ha- Green (Gold), OIII - Blue.

This is my first narrow band image. Hope you like it.

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NGC6188 The Fighting Dragons of Ara (in narrow band Hubble Palette), 



    
        

            Mark Forteath