Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6946
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The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
The Fireworks Galaxy
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The Fireworks Galaxy

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The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
The Fireworks Galaxy
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The Fireworks Galaxy

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80T CF

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Focal reducers: StellarVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software: RC Astro GradientXTerminator  ·  Incanus Ltd. APT AstroPhotograhy Tool  ·  DeepSkyColors HLVG (Hasta La Vista Green)  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Open PHD PHD2 Guiding  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance  ·  Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter


Dates:Aug. 23, 2019Aug. 24, 2019Aug. 28, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik L3 Luminance Filter: 70x150" (2h 55') (gain: 111.00)
Optolong L-eNhance: 8x480" (1h 4') (gain: 156.00)

Integration: 3h 59'

Avg. Moon age: 24.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.63%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3235798

RA center: 20h 34' 51"

DEC center: +60° 8' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.276 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 120.414 degrees

Field radius: 0.387 degrees


Resolution: 1546x1547

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard

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