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Contains:  NGC 6914, M 29, NGC 6913, NGC 6910, gamma Cyg nebula, IC 1318, Crescent nebula, NGC 6888, IC 1311, The star 40Cyg, The star Sadr (γCyg), The star 36Cyg, The star 34Cyg, The star 29Cyg, The star 28Cyg
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IC 1318 Butterfly Nebula, 


            Łukasz Żak
IC 1318 Butterfly Nebula

IC 1318 Butterfly Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 2048x1365

Dates:May 30, 2019

Frames: 17x180"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.39% job: 2720845

RA center: 305.459 degrees

DEC center: 39.758 degrees

Pixel scale: 13.496 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 66.264 degrees

Field radius: 4.614 degrees

Data source: Traveller


The first light from the new APO RedCat 51 from William Optics. A short session, because currently in Poland we have a period with white nights.



Łukasz Żak
License: None (All rights reserved)

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IC 1318 Butterfly Nebula, 


            Łukasz Żak