Corona Australis

Corona Australis
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Corona Australis

NGC 6729 is a reflection/emission nebula in the constellation Corona Australis.

It is in the Corona Australis molecular complex, one of the closest star factories within our galaxy at a distance of 400 light-years.

NGC 6729 is a variable nebula that shows irregular variations in brightness and shape.

It was discovered by German astronomer Julius Schmidt in 1861.
SPECIFICATIONS
Telescope ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Telescope
CHI-1
Camera ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Camera
FLI ProLine PL9000
Location ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Location
Río Hurtado, Coquimbo Region, Chile - El Sauce Observatory
Date of observation ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Date of observation
August-October 2021
Filters ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Filters
LRGB
Processing ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Processing
Pixinsight / PS
Credits ..........................................................................................................................................................................................................................
Credits
Data Telescope Live - post processed by Rouven Asmußen