Re: NGC 6951

Gregg Ruppel

Excellent! Thanks for sharing .

Clear skies,

On Jun 8, 2019, at 4:40 PM, Dan Crowson <dcrowson@...> wrote:

NGC 6951 (NGC 6952, UGC 11604 and others) is a seyfert 2 galaxy ( located approximately 61 million light-years away in Cepheus. The galaxy and surrounding field is heavily obscured by IFN dust. The thickest clouds are cataloged in the Planck Galactic Cold Clump (PGCC) catalog -


Luminance – 32x600s – 320 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 12x300s – 60 minutes each – binned 2x2


500 minutes total exposure – 8 hours 20 minutes


Imaged June 3rd, 4th and 6th, 2019 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.




Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO     


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