Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Crescent Nebula  ·  NGC 6888  ·  Sh2-105
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A Jewel in Cygnus

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT132

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI2600MM-Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO Off Axis Guider

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI174MM mini

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Starnet++  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Chroma 3nm Ha, Oiii, Sii

Accessory: ZWO EFW 36mm 7 Positions  ·  ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO ASIair


Dates:June 6, 2021

Frames: 36x600" (6h)

Integration: 6h

Avg. Moon age: 25.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.52%


RA center: 20h11m41s.630

DEC center: +38°2413.20

Pixel scale: 0.847 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.050 degrees

Field radius: 0.704 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3737x4670

Locations: Home Observatory, Mississauga, ON, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

This capture of the Crescent Nebula (NGC688 took place over two consecutive nights in early June.

The SHO composition consists of the following:

Ha - 1h 50

Sii - 1h 10

Oiii - 3h 00

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