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NGC 6946 Fireworks Galaxy

NGC 6946 fireworks galaxy LRHaGB composition  | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 25 May 2017 | Updated on: 25 May 2017

Obj. type: Galaxy

Description:

NGC 6946 LRHaGB: stack 27 hrs (L 45x900"+13x1200" and 18x600" each RGB - Ha 20x900s) calibrated and stacked and processed in Pixinsight and CS6, the halpha composition with LRGB data is made by Matteo Collina with a new pix


Tags: ngc 6946, fireworks galaxy, Cepheus, Cygnus

M33 Core & HII Regions

M33 Core & HII Regions ~ Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 6 Feb 2017 | Updated on: 6 Feb 2017

Obj. type: Galaxy, Globular Cluster

Description:

The Triangulum Galaxy is a spiral galaxyapproximately 3 million light-years (ly) from Earth in the constellation Triangulum.


Tags: M33, M33 HII Region, Triangulum, Triangulum Galaxy, NGC598

Dark clouds around NGC 6914 Halpha

Dark clouds around NGC 6914 Halpha
Created on: 2 Feb 2017 | Updated on: 2 Feb 2017

Obj. type: Nebula

Description:

NGC 6914 is a reflection nebula located at approximately 6,000 light-years away in the constellation of Cygnus, and was discovered by Édouard Stephan on August 29, 1881. Ultraviolet radiation from stars in the Cygnus OB2 association ionize the nebula's hydrogen.


Tags: NGC 6914, Cygnus

Variable Star 2MASS J22111437+6002162

Discovery of a new EW Type Variable Star 2MASS J22111437+6002162 | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 14 Sep 2016 | Updated on: 7 Dec 2016

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Discovery of a new EW Type Variable Star 2MASS J22111437+6002162


Tags: Variable Star, 2MASS J22111437+6002162, Cepheus, EW Type

Variable Star UCAC4 372-080463

New Variable Star RRC Type UCAC4 372-080463 | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 20 Jul 2016 | Updated on: 7 Dec 2016

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New Variable Star RRC Type UCAC4 372-080463

This is the time of a RR-Lyrae quite peculiar, a more rapid ascent respect his sisters of the same class, so as to make it seem, at first glance an ab (but are clearly RRc).


Tags: Variable Star, UCAC4 372-080463, Ophiuchus, RR-Lyrae Type

Variable Star HADS UCAC4 373-083099

New Variable Star HADS Type UCAC4 373-083099 | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 18 Jul 2016 | Updated on: 7 Dec 2016

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Description:

New Variable Star HADS Type UCAC4 373-083099


Tags: Variable Star, UCAC4 373-083099, Ophiuchus, HADS Type

M27 NGC 6853 Dumbell Nebula - Halpha

M27 NGC 6853 Dumbell Nebula - Halpha | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 26 Jun 2016 | Updated on: 26 Jun 2016

Obj. type: Nebula

Description:

M27 NGC 6853 Dumbell Nebula is one of the most famous and important planetary nebulae around the sky. Its high full magnitude places it second among the brightest planets in the sky just after the Helix Nebula.


Tags: M27, NGC 6853, Dumbell Nebula, Vulpecula

Variable Star HADS UCAC4 373-082585

Variable Star HADS UCAC4 373-082585 | Avogadro Observatory
Created on: 22 Jun 2016 | Updated on: 7 Dec 2016

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Description:

We are proud to present the discovery of an intrinsic variable star the UCAC4 373-082585, a HADS (High Amplitude Delta Scuti), wich varies dramatically in about an hour and a half.


Tags: Variable Star, UCAC4 373-082585, Ophiuchus, HADS Type