Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Ara (Ara)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6188  ·  NGC 6193  ·  Rim Nebula
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NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band, 



    
        

            Ian Parr
NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band
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NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band

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NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band, 



    
        

            Ian Parr
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NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TeleVue NP127is

Imaging cameras: QSI 690 wsg-8

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TeleVue NP127is

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Software: PixInsight 1.8.5  ·  TheSkyX-Pro  ·  Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PHD 2  ·  Photoshop CS5

Filters: Astronomik SII  ·  Astronomik OIII 1.25" 12nm  ·  Astronomik HA

Accessory: Optec Pyxis Camera Field Rotator 2"


Dates:May 30, 2020

Frames: 50x300"

Integration: 4.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.14%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3577725

RA center: 16h 40' 20"

DEC center: -48° 46' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.148 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 263.439 degrees

Field radius: 0.692 degrees


Resolution: 3388x2712

Locations: Backyard Hawkesbury Heights, Hawkesbury Height, NS, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

A rare night of good seeing. I was able to create this sequence on my tablet from a friends house using Google Remote Desktop to control my home PC that uses VNC to control the Pump Shed Observatory's Surface Pro. Everything worked perfectly (just a very bumpy road to get there) .

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NGC 6188 - The Wall In Ara in Narrow Band, 



    
        

            Ian Parr