Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Corona Australis (CrA)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6723  ·  NGC 6726  ·  The star εCrA

Image of the day 08/26/2019

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    NGC 6726, 



    
        

            Casey Good
    NGC 6726
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    Image of the day 08/26/2019

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      NGC 6726, 



    
        

            Casey Good
      NGC 6726
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      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TOA-150

      Imaging cameras: FLI ML16200

      Mounts: Astro-Physics 1600 with Absolute Encoders

      Filters: L  ·  B  ·  G  ·  R


      Dates:Aug. 16, 2019

      Frames:
      B: 16x900" (4h) bin 1x1
      G: 16x900" (4h) bin 1x1
      L: 16x900" (4h) bin 1x1
      R: 23x900" (5h 45') bin 1x1

      Integration: 17h 45'

      Avg. Moon age: 15.65 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 99.11%


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 2862659

      RA center: 19h 1' 46"

      DEC center: -36° 59' 2"

      Pixel scale: 2.255 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 97.452 degrees

      Field radius: 0.873 degrees


      Resolution: 1746x2171

      Data source: Amateur hosting facility

      Remote source: DeepSkyWest

      Description

      An object I've always wanted to image - NGC 6726 in Corona Australis, shot from DSW's Chile Telescope

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      NGC 6726, 



    
        

            Casey Good

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