Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Serpens (Ser)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6604
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Ngc 6604 & sh2-54 SHO, 


Ngc 6604 & sh2-54 SHO
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Ngc 6604 & sh2-54 SHO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 9.25

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600mm-Pro ZWO ASI 1600MM cool Pro

Mounts: Ioptron CEM60-EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics TS 80mm Deluxe Guiderscope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 224mc

Focal reducers: Starizona Hyperstar C9.25 hyperstar v4

Software: NINA  ·  PHD2 Guiding PHD2 2.6.7  ·  pixinsight  ·  photoshop cs6

Filters: Baader Ha HighSpeed f/2 Filter 2''  ·  Baader O3 HighSpeed f/2 Filter 2''

Accessory: Starizona Filter Slider

Dates:July 6, 2020

Frames: 320x120"

Integration: 10.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 97.98%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3935176

RA center: 18h 18' 24"

DEC center: -12° 3' 10"

Pixel scale: 1.522 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.232 degrees

Field radius: 1.190 degrees

Resolution: 4530x3346

Locations: home sweet home, pontaubert, Bourgogne, Yonne, France

Data source: Backyard


Version SHO


Ngc6604 est un amas d'étoiles situé dans la constellation du serpent. Elle est entourée d'une nébuleuse à dominante Ha du catalogue sharpless: sh2-54
Elle surplombe la célèbre nébuleuse de l'aigle M16 ainsi que la nébuleuse oméga M17 qui font partie de cette ensemble de gaz diffus.


Ngc6604 is a star cluster located in the constellation of the serpent. It is surrounded by a dominant Ha nebula from the sharpless catalog: sh2-54
It overlooks the famous eagle nebula M16 as well as the omega nebula M17 which are part of this set of diffuse gases.