Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  Fireworks Galaxy  ·  NGC 6946  ·  NGC6946
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Happy Independence Day 2020 from Fireworks Galaxy to Milky Way Galaxy, 



    
        

            KuriousGeorge
Happy Independence Day 2020 from Fireworks Galaxy to Milky Way Galaxy
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Happy Independence Day 2020 from Fireworks Galaxy to Milky Way Galaxy

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave CDK24

Imaging cameras: FLI Proline 16803

Mounts: Planewave L600

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar

Focal reducers: None

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Photoshop CS3  ·  PHD Guiding 2  ·  CCDWare CCD Inspector  ·  Planewave PWI4  ·  Planewave PWI3  ·  Maxim DL6

Filters: Astrodon 50mm B  ·  Astrodon 50mm R  ·  Astrodon 50mm L  ·  Astrodon 50 mm G

Accessory: FLI CFW-5-7  ·  Astrodon Monster MOAG  ·  Hedrick Focuser  ·  Planewave Delta-T  ·  Planewave EFA



Astrometry.net job: 3652183

RA center: 20h 35' 10"

DEC center: +60° 11' 49"

Pixel scale: 0.468 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.181 degrees

Field radius: 0.289 degrees


Resolution: 3333x2952

Locations: KG Observatory, Julian, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Hope you folks on planet Earth receive this message. We sent it 22 million years ago.

(Reprocessed from August 2019 data. 15 hours LRGB; 24:12:12:12 x 900s. 21.5 SQM.)

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Description: Very minor tweaks to blue and red saturation, star shrink, and overall sharpening.

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Happy Independence Day 2020 from Fireworks Galaxy to Milky Way Galaxy, 



    
        

            KuriousGeorge