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NGC 6914 Complex in Cygnus, 





    
        

            Steve Milne
NGC 6914 Complex in Cygnus

Technical card

Resolution: 3286x2673

Dates:July 31, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue: 36x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green: 36x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 25x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 48x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red: 36x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 25.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.58%

Astrometry.net job: 2832276

RA center: 306.024 degrees

DEC center: 42.530 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.743 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.601 degrees

Field radius: 0.437 degrees

Locations: E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

NGC 6914 is a complex of nebulae that are around 6,000 light years distant in the constellation of Cygnus. There is a mixture of dark nebulae, red emission nebulae and blue reflection nebulae.

NGC 6914 was photographed between 11 and 31 July 2019 from an imaging rig in Spain that is privately-owned and remotely-operated by Barry Wilson and me.

Capture details are as follows:

Telescope: TEC 140
Camera: QSI 690
Filters: Astrodon
Mount: 10 Micron GM2000HPS

Ha: 25 x 1200s
Lum: 48 x 600s
Red: 36 x 300s
Green: 36 x 300s
Blue: 36 x 300s

A total of 25 hours and 20 minutes exposure.

Data capture: Steve Milne & Barry Wilson
Image Processing: Steve Milne

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NGC 6914 Complex in Cygnus, 





    
        

            Steve Milne