Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6334
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NGC 6334  CAT'S PAW NEBULA, 



    
        

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NGC 6334 CAT'S PAW NEBULA

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NGC 6334  CAT'S PAW NEBULA, 



    
        

            Christian_Hilbert
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NGC 6334 CAT'S PAW NEBULA

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 3, 2020 ·  July 13, 2020 ·  July 18, 2020
Frames:
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 2" 7nm: 35×900(8h 45′) -20°C bin 1×1
Baader Planetarium SII 2" 8.5nm: 35×900(8h 45′) -20°C bin 1×1
Chroma OIII 3nm OIII 3nm: 35×900(8h 45′) -20°C bin 1×1
Integration:
26h 15′
Darks:
50
Flats:
50
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
20.95 days
Avg. Moon phase:
49.09%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3711107

RA center: 17h19m38s.4

DEC center: -35°5212

Pixel scale: 0.719 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 273.852 degrees

Field radius: 0.615 degrees

Resolution: 4534x4160

File size: 7.9 MB

Locations: Observatorio panifa, Posadas, Misiones, Argentina

Data source: Backyard

Description

The lights were made from July 3 to 19, 2020 from my backyard.

For the first time I used a QHY's OAG for guiding, which improved the roundness of the stars, although there were also problems with the focus changing .

I am very happy with the result, I hope you like it too.

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