NGC 6188

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Object identification (7.9MB)

Object data of NGC6188

Object type: Emission nebula
Size: 20'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Ara
Distance: 4,000 Ly
Notes: NGC 6188 is an emission nebula located about 4,000 light years away in the constellation Ara. The bright open cluster NGC 6193 is responsible for a region of reflection nebulosity within NGC 6188.

Exposure data

Date: 2022-05-24 + 2022-06-03
Location: DeepSkySafaris / Namibia (1,300m)
Telescope: Baader APO 95/560 CaF2 Travel Companion (f=590mm)
Camera: Nikon Z6 (ISO 800)
Mount: Takahashi EM200
Exposure time: 43x6min
Exposure time total: 4h 18min