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R Corona Australis

R Corona Australis

The region of R Corona Australis showing the nebulae:
NGC 6726,6727,6729 IC 4812 and the globular NGC 6723 at the Upper Right.

Can you find the Spiral galaxy PGC 62700 at Mag 14.7 (Hint - at the upper side of the image...)

Imaged with the 16" f3.75 Dream Astrograph.
Apogee Alta U-16M camera.
L-RGB image
Luminance - 70 min
RGB 18 minutes per channel (BIN 2)

(Total of 2:04 HRS)

Imaged from Tivoli farm in Namibia June 2012.

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Sakib 24-Jun-2013 00:37
Even though this has been imaged far too many times, I never get tired of seeing this beautiful and colourful area of the sky!!! Viva dark skies!
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