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NGC6946 / C12, Fireworks Galaxy, 


            Kathy Walker
NGC6946 / C12, Fireworks Galaxy

NGC6946 / C12, Fireworks Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Orion 200mm f/4 Newtonian astrograph

Imaging camera:Atik 383L+ mono


Guiding telescope or lens:KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider

Guiding camera:QHY5

Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Filters:Astrodon 5nm HalphaAstrodon RGB

Accessory:TeleVue Paracorr Type 2

Resolution: 1932x1440

Dates:Aug. 4, 2019

Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 8x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB: 24x120" bin 2x2

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.20% job: 2843226

RA center: 20h 34' 52"

DEC center: +60° 9' 14"

Pixel scale: 1.204 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 182.076 degrees

Field radius: 0.403

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Data source: Backyard


This is my first fully-automated capture.



Kathy Walker
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NGC6946 / C12, Fireworks Galaxy, 


            Kathy Walker

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