Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent nebula  ·  NGC 6888
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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel"), 



    
        

            Günther Dick
NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel")
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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel")

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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel"), 



    
        

            Günther Dick
NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel")
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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel")

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
LACERTA NEWTON 8" No Name Newton
Imaging Cameras
Canon 6D(modified)
Mounts
SkyWatcher HEQ 5 Pro SynScan
Accessories
Lacerta MGEN 2 at 8x50 finder · GPU Koma Korrektor
Software
Adobe Photoshop Photoshop CC 2018, Lightroom · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 24, 2019
Frames:
19x240" (1h 16')
Integration:
1h 16'
Avg. Moon age:
23.00 days
Avg. Moon phase:
40.96%

RA center: 20h11m11s.8

DEC center: +38°2049

Pixel scale: 1.684 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.651 degrees

Field radius: 1.048 degrees

Resolution: 3726x2490

Locations: Eifel - near Mützenich, Mützenich, Germany

Data source: Traveller

Description

Though the Crescent Nebula reveals its delicate details preferably in narrow band loooonoong exposures, i´m rather pleased with this short DSLR result :-)

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NGC 6888 Crescent Nebula (alias "Ohren Nebel, "Mondsichel Nebel"), 



    
        

            Günther Dick

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