Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6229
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NGC 6229

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            Kathy Walker
NGC 6229
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NGC 6229

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Main imaging scope (Orion 200mm f/4 Newtonian astrograph)
Imaging Cameras
Atik 383L+ Mono
Mounts
CEM60
Filters
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Lum · Astrodon RGB
Accessories
TeleVue Paracorr Type 2
Software
Sequence Generator Pro · PHD2 · Pixinsight 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Guider (KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider)
Guiding Cameras
QHY5

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 25, 2022
Frames:
Astrodon Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Lum: 16x300" (1h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB: 36x120" (1h 12') bin 2x2
Integration:
2h 32'
Avg. Moon age:
22.44 days
Avg. Moon phase:
46.90%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 5619032

RA center: 16h46m57s.6

DEC center: +47°3155

Pixel scale: 1.202 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.154 degrees

Field radius: 0.671 degrees

Resolution: 3232x2388

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Globular cluster NGC 6229, in LRGB.

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