NGC 6914

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Object data of NGC6914

Object type: reflection nebula
Size: 3'
Constellation: Cyg
Notes: The blue reflection nebulae NGC 6914, vdB 131 and vdB 132 build a nice contrast with the red emission nebulae in this field of constellation Cygnus. Parsamian 22 is an interesting small bipolar nebula. V1515 Cyg is another interesting object. This star is a FU Ori variable with a small shell.

Exposure data

Date: 2013-10-02 + 03 + 24 + 26 + 28 + 31 + 2013-11-05
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1120mm)
Camera: ST2000XM with CFW8 and Baader Filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: ASA DDM85
Exposure time: L 60x12m / R 19x12m / G 19x12m / B 19x12m
Exposure time total: 23h 24m