Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4684  ·  IC 4685  ·  NGC 6559

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    NGC6559, 



    
        

            Toni Mancera
    NGC6559
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    NGC6559

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher MN190

    Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ mono

    Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6 Pro

    Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher MN190

    Guiding cameras: Meade DSI II Pro

    Software: PixInsight  ·  Maxim DL

    Filters: Astronomik B Type IIc  ·  Astronomik G Type IIc  ·  Astronomik R 1.25"  ·  Astronomik L 1.25"

    Accessory: Starlight Xpress Fliter Wheel  ·  Lunatico Astronomia Seletek  ·  Teleskop-Service TS-OAG9


    Dates:June 1, 2013June 8, 2013

    Frames:
    Astronomik B Type IIc: 5x300" (25') bin 2x2
    Astronomik G Type IIc: 5x300" (25') bin 2x2
    Astronomik L 1.25": 19x600" (3h 10') bin 1x1
    Astronomik R 1.25": 5x300" (25') bin 2x2

    Integration: 4h 25'

    Avg. Moon age: 26.12 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 21.28%


    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 83804

    RA center: 18h09m42s.2

    DEC center: -23°5421

    Pixel scale: 1.114 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 88.593 degrees

    Field radius: 0.650 degrees


    Resolution: 620x467

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    NGC6559, 



    
        

            Toni Mancera