[back] NGC 6888 (Crescent Nebula) in Cygnus [NED]

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Image Type, Orientation: Ha(12nm)-RGB Composite, North is at 12:00h
Exposure time: Ha: 30x600 sec.,  R,G,B :6x600 sec., all 1x1 bin (8h total)
Exposure date: August 3rd/4th and 9th/10th, 2007
Location: Skinakas Observatory at Crete, Greece, remote-controlled from Much/Germany
Filter: SBIG 2" LRGB filter set for STL + Astronomik
12nm Ha filter
Instrument: Ganymed 60cm-Hypergraph in primary focus (f=1815.9 mm)
Photographer: Stefan Binnewies, Rainer Sparenberg, Josef Pöpsel


A scondary focus image of the Crescent Nebula can be found here.

DDP was used.



Eine Sekundärfokus-Aufnahme des Crescent-Nebels befindet sich hier.

DDP wurde benutzt.

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