Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Fireworks Galaxy  ·  IC 5315  ·  NGC 6946
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NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Enrique Arce
NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy
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NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy

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NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Enrique Arce
NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy
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NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 16, 2020 ·  Aug. 17, 2020 ·  Aug. 18, 2020 ·  Aug. 19, 2020
Frames:
Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm: 18×600(3h) -25°C bin 1×1
Baader Planetarium Green 36mm: 18×600(3h) -25°C bin 1×1
Baader Planetarium Luminance 36mm: 36×600(6h) -26°C bin 1×1
Baader Planetarium Red 36mm: 18×600(3h) -20°C bin 1×1
Integration:
15h
Avg. Moon age:
20.96 days
Avg. Moon phase:
3.18%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
1.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3810331

RA center: 20h34m52s.8

DEC center: +60°0910

Pixel scale: 1.115 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.170 degrees

Field radius: 0.263 degrees

Resolution: 1324x1060

File size: 962.4 KB

Locations: Centro Astronomico Alto Turia (CAAT), Aras de los Olmos, Valencia, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

The Fireworks Galaxy in my new Ritchey-Chretien 10 "F8

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NGC 6946: The Fireworks Galaxy, 



    
        

            Enrique Arce