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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 56, NGC 6779
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Messier 56, 


            Jon Stewart
Messier 56
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Messier 56

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron SCT 8” Celestron 8" SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC PRO ZWO ASI 294 MC PRO

Mounts: Celestron AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 50mm Guidescope Orion 50mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot Autoguider

Focal reducers: Celestron Reducer, 0.63x

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Nighttime Imaging 'N' Astronomy NINA - Nighttime Imaging ‘N’ Astronomy  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.4 Deep Sky Stacker

Accessory: Celestron Focus Motor  ·  QHY Polemaster

Dates:Sept. 6, 2020

Frames: 44x60"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.91%

Basic astrometry details job: 3839122

RA center: 19h 16' 34"

DEC center: +30° 11' 9"

Pixel scale: 0.731 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.581 degrees

Field radius: 0.476 degrees

Resolution: 3846x2685

Locations: Clark Lake, Otter Lake, Quebec, Canada

Data source: Backyard



Jon Stewart

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Messier 56, 


            Jon Stewart