Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lyra (Lyr)  ·  Contains:  M 56  ·  NGC 6779
Messier 56, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley
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Messier 56

Messier 56, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley
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Messier 56

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 203mm f/4.9 Newtonian

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO Mini Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ASI290MM

Software: Aries Productions Astro Pixel Precessor  ·  PHD 2  ·  Seqence Generator Pro  ·  Photoshop

Filters: Baader UV/IR Cut

Accessory: Optec FocusLynx  ·  Televue Paracor Type II  ·  Starlight Instruments Feathertouch focuser


Dates:Sept. 1, 2019

Frames: 60x15" (15') (gain: 300.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 15'

Avg. Moon age: 2.42 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.47%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


RA center: 19h16m36s.798

DEC center: +30°1141.33

Pixel scale: 0.816 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.938 degrees

Field radius: 0.564 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 4111x2804

Locations: River Ridge Observatory (RRO), Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description


Messier 56



Messier 56 taken with an Orion 203mm f/4.9 Newtonian, Paracorr II, and ZWO ASI294MC Pro. Total of 60 x 15 second frames at 300 gain. Frames captured in Sequence Generator Pro and processed with Astro Pixel Processor and Photoshop.

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Messier 56, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley