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NGC6888 Crescent Nebula

NGC6888 Crescent Nebula

2014/07/17 - Fourth light of our remote setup. This time a nice narrowband object, The Crescent Nebula. This image is a combination of 6 channels; Hydrogen-alpha, Oxygen-III, Sulfur-II and RGB for correct star color. We spent 35 hours on this object, that's our record for now. Seeing fluctuated during the 8 days we images this object, it was between 2" and 5".