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Contains:  Crescent nebula, NGC 6888, NGC6881, NGC6888, PK074+02.1, Sh2-105
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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula Narrowband Animation, 


            Loran Hughes
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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula Narrowband Animation

Technical card job: 2792419

RA center: 20h 12' 20"

DEC center: +38° 20' 25"

Pixel scale: 3.883 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -87.577 degrees

Field radius: 1.251 degrees

Resolution: 1500x1178

Locations: Westwood, Central Point, OR, United States

Data source: Backyard


Animated GIF of my narrowband image of the Crescent Nebula, rotating through SHO, HOO, HHO, HOS and OHS color combinations. Original SHO image is at



Loran Hughes
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula Narrowband Animation, 


            Loran Hughes