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NGC 6946, the Fireworks Galaxy

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#1 Hondo

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Posted 16 June 2019 - 05:26 PM

Details on AB.  Thanks for looking.

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#2 Astroman007

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Posted 16 June 2019 - 05:53 PM

Oh, stunning!!! shocked.gif waytogo.gif 


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#3 Dynan

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Posted 16 June 2019 - 07:54 PM

Just Gorgeous! Looks like a Cosmic Cake! Stunning, really.


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#4 rlsarma

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Posted 16 June 2019 - 09:51 PM

Amazing.


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#5 Atik Cameras

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 05:53 AM

Lovely capture!!

 

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 06:01 AM

Great detail and color, Scott.  yet another keeper!  :)

 

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#7 Hondo

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 03:38 PM

Thanks all, glad you enjoyed it.



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Posted 17 June 2019 - 03:46 PM

Outstanding image Scott! Great job on the processing. It is a tricky target to process I have found.
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#9 ehunnell

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 04:25 PM

Very nice. I think you can just barely see the supernova from last year if I am looking at the exact correct spot. 

 

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 05:41 PM

Beautiful!  Scott


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#11 Hondo

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 07:12 PM

Very nice. I think you can just barely see the supernova from last year if I am looking at the exact correct spot. 

 

Eddie

Thanks.  I think you are correct and I have it annotated in the cropped and rotated image below.

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Posted 17 June 2019 - 10:36 PM

Just fabulous! Love the colors and the detail captured in the galaxy!


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#13 ehunnell

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Posted 21 June 2019 - 04:59 PM

Thanks.  I think you are correct and I have it annotated in the cropped and rotated image below.

Yep, that is the star I was looking at.

 

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Posted 23 June 2019 - 09:26 PM

Wonderful image Scott. Nice work.


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