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

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Orion 203mm f/4.9 Newtonian
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI294MC Pro
Mounts
Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO
Filters
Baader UV/IR Cut
Accessories
Optec FocusLynx · Televue Paracor Type II · Starlight Instruments Feathertouch focuser
Software
Aries Productions Astro Pixel Precessor · PHD 2 · Seqence Generator Pro · Photoshop
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ZWO Mini Guide Scope
Guiding Cameras
ASI290MM

Acquisition details

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