Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 6334  ·  NGC6334  ·  Sh2-8
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Cat's Paw (NGC6334) in Ha, 


            Rodney Watters

Cat's Paw (NGC6334) in Ha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tak TSA120

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 ws-8

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astronomik Ha 1.25" 6nm

Dates:May 13, 2019

Frames: 23x1200"

Integration: 7.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.52%

Astrometry.net job: 2744976

RA center: 17h 18' 52"

DEC center: -35° 56' 1"

Pixel scale: 1.645 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.193 degrees

Field radius: 0.928 degrees

Resolution: 3246x2442

Data source: Backyard


Presenting the Ha channel from my data set on NGC6334, the Cat's Paw Nebula. Ha channel images in grey scale can stand alone very nicely and present clear and well defined structures in the nebula.



Rodney Watters
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Cat's Paw (NGC6334) in Ha, 


            Rodney Watters