Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6979
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NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus, 



    
        

            Fernando Huet
NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus
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NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus

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NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus, 



    
        

            Fernando Huet
NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus
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NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TSA-102

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY9M

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ-6 Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TSA-102

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Takahashi TOA-130 .75x Reducer

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm  ·  Baader O3 36mm

Accessory: Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm


Dates:July 17, 2018July 18, 2018

Frames:
Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm: 26x900" (6h 30') bin 1x1
Baader OIII 36mm : 24x900" (6h) bin 1x1

Integration: 12h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 5.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.82%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4419646

RA center: 20h 48' 42"

DEC center: +31° 31' 44"

Pixel scale: 1.840 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 227.664 degrees

Field radius: 1.038 degrees


Resolution: 3260x2428

Locations: Casa, Polop de la Marina, Alicante, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

Processing of old data taken in 2018.

HOO filters combination.

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NGC6979 and Pickering’s Triangle in Cygnus, 



    
        

            Fernando Huet