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NGC6888 and the Soap Bubble Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC6888 and the Soap Bubble Nebula

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            Roy Hagen
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NGC6888 and the Soap Bubble Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 071MC PRO Cool

Mounts: iOptron CEM60  ·  Ioptron Tri Pier

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics Z61 MKII

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Williams Optics 0,8 Reducer Flattener

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInisight  ·  ZWO Asiair Asiair App iPad  ·  Adobe Photoshop 2020 CC 2020

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance 2"

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO ASIAIR  ·  Starizona Filter Slider  ·  Astro Zap Dew heater 2"  ·  William Optics Camera rotator  ·  TPO Extension tube 2" Extension Tube 80mm  ·  Astro Zap Dew heater 5" Dew heater  ·  Pegausus PPB Pocket Power Box


Dates:Aug. 14, 2020Aug. 15, 2020Aug. 22, 2020Aug. 28, 2020Sept. 8, 2020

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 135x180" (6h 45') (gain: 45.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 45'

Darks: ~32

Flats: ~61

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 16.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Astrometry.net job: 3876361

RA center: 20h 12' 46"

DEC center: +38° 16' 44"

Pixel scale: 1.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -3.743 degrees

Field radius: 1.079 degrees


Resolution: 4864x3236

Locations: Frontyard, Geithus, Buskerud, Norway

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is actually a giant, dusty celestial brain, trying to escape from his lightyearly brainwashing by the Soap Bubble nebula.

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