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Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946, 


            Johannes D. Clausen
Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946

Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C8

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 1100D

Mount:Celestron CG-5 Advanced GT

Guiding telescope or lens:ZWO 60/280

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI 120 MM Mini

Focal reducer:Celestron f/6.3 Focal Reducer/Corrector

Software:Adobe PhotoshopSharpCap ProDeepSkyStackerPHD2Astro Photography Tool

Resolution: 3272x2250

Dates:July 21, 2019

Frames: 60x120" ISO1600

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 18.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.58%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2854189

RA center: 20h 34' 55"

DEC center: +60° 8' 27"

Pixel scale: 0.830 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.229 degrees

Field radius: 0.458

Locations: Backyard, Allerød, Denmark

Data source: Backyard



Johannes D. Clausen
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946, 


            Johannes D. Clausen
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    Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946, 


            Johannes D. Clausen

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Sky plot


Fireworks Galaxy - NGC 6946, 


            Johannes D. Clausen