Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Ara (Ara)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6188  ·  NGC 6193  ·  PK336-01.1  ·  Rim Nebula
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Fighting Dragons of Ara NGC 6188, 



    
        

            Nick Axaris
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Fighting Dragons of Ara NGC 6188

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Fighting Dragons of Ara NGC 6188, 



    
        

            Nick Axaris
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Fighting Dragons of Ara NGC 6188

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics PHOTOLINE 130 mm f/7 Triplet APO TS-Optics PHOTOLINE 130 mm f/7

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro belt mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60mm Guidescope ZWO 60280 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Riccardi M63" x0,75 Reducer

Software: Adobe photoshop  ·  Astro Pixel Processor APP

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"

Accessory: ZWO AsiAir Pro


Dates:May 22, 2021

Frames: 27x600" (4h 30')

Integration: 4h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 10.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.26%


RA center: 16h39m34s.560

DEC center: -48°3822.39

Pixel scale: 1.843 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.165 degrees

Field radius: 0.919 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2948x2048

Locations: Backyard, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light for my Riccardi 0.75 reducer.

Dragons of Ara taken on a waxing Gibbous moon

TS Optics 130 APO

Optolong L-Extreme

27 x 600 seconds for 4.5 hours in total.

Astropixel processor for HAO3 extraction and combination

Photoshop for finish

Skywatcher Eq6 and ASIAIR Pro with the new multi star guiding, a game changer, ZWO ASI 294mcPro

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Fighting Dragons of Ara NGC 6188, 



    
        

            Nick Axaris