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Observation by Paul Whitmarsh: Area Around Gamma Cygni

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Paul Whitmarsh

Observer

Paul Whitmarsh

Observed

2021 Aug 04 - 22:09

Uploaded

2021 Aug 12 - 20:57

Objects

Sadr
Sharpless 108
The Crescent Nebula (NGC6888)

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Constellation

Cygnus

Field centre

RA: 20h20m
Dec: +40°21'
Position angle: -44°56'

Field size

8° × 4°

Equipment
  • William Optics Whitecat
  • Astronomik UV/IR Filter Type 2
  • Canon 6D Modified
  • Super Polaris
Exposure

120S X 15

Location

Uckfield

Target name

Gamma Cygni

Title

Area Around Gamma Cygni

About this image
Gamma Cygni -
First Light with my "new to me" second hand camera (Modified Canon 6D) and the William Optics Whitecat 250mm, on the old faithful 35 year old Super Polaris mount. 15x120s exposures
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