NGC 6888 - The Crescent Nebula and surroundings



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Date: 9 July 2010
Location: Rother Valley Campsite - East Sussex
Exposure: 26 x 5min at ISO 800 + 6 x 5min at ISO 100
Telescope: Takahashi Epsilon 180ED on Skywatcher EQ6 mount.
Camera: H-alpha modified Canon EOS 350D
Guiding: Nikkor 300mm lens with QHY5 camera.
Filters: IR/UV and Astronomik CLS filter
Processing: Stacked in IRIS and asinh range compression applied.
Comments: Ambient temp 12C. Good transparency but bad seeing.