Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Ara (Ara)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6165  ·  NGC 6188  ·  NGC 6193  ·  Rim Nebula
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NGC6188 / NGC6164, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
NGC6188 / NGC6164
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NGC6188 / NGC6164

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NGC6188 / NGC6164, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker
NGC6188 / NGC6164
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NGC6188 / NGC6164

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Kson ED80

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 183MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8X Field Reducer

Filters: Svbony 7nm O-III  ·  Svbony 7nm H-Alpha


Dates:April 24, 2020

Frames: 717x60" (11h 57')

Integration: 11h 57'

Avg. Moon age: 1.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.79%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3532382

RA center: 16h 37' 22"

DEC center: -48° 30' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.418 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 279.236 degrees

Field radius: 1.227 degrees


Resolution: 5215x3402

Data source: Backyard

Description

I always wanted to get the fighting dragons and NGC6164 in the same field. My ED80 at F4.5 has a few edge distortions. I don't think it likes being reduced that far, but it's the only way I could fit them both in.

Ha 160 minutes
OIII 557 minutes

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NGC6188 / NGC6164, 



    
        

            Kevin Parker