Observation by Mike Harlow: SS Cygni in outburst

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Mike Harlow


2019 Aug 19 - 20:15


2019 Aug 20 - 08:43


Variable star

  • 12 inch F/3.6 astrograph
  • Starlight Xpress H16 CCD
  • Astrodon Luminance filter

Ipswich, UK

Target name

SS Cygni


SS Cygni in outburst

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SS Cygni in outburst.  AAVSO data put it at magnitude 8.9V at the time of this image.  I  used a luminance filter to help bring out the nice grouping of galaxies near the variable.

Reference star magnitudes are shown with the decimal point removed, e.g. 109 is magnitude 10.9.

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