Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent Nebula  ·  NGC 6888
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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula

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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula
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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 200mm f/4 Newtonian astrograph

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ mono

Mounts: CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider

Guiding cameras: QHY5

Software: Starnet ++  ·  Pixinsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon RGB  ·  Astrodon 5nm Halpha

Accessory: TeleVue Paracorr Type 2


Dates:Sept. 12, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 8x600" (1h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB: 24x120" (48') bin 2x2

Integration: 2h 8'

Avg. Moon age: 24.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 29.17%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3842660

RA center: 20h12m01s.4

DEC center: +38°2024

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 182.881 degrees

Field radius: 0.677 degrees


Resolution: 3244x2432

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

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 6888, The Crescent Nebula, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker