British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

BAA Community Member Pages Mike Harlow
Image search

SS Cygni in outburst


Expand image

About this observation
Mike Harlow
Time of observation
19/08/2019 - 21:15
SS Cygni
Observing location
Ipswich, UK
12 inch F/3.6 astrograph
Starlight Xpress H16 CCD
Astrodon Luminance filter
Like This Image

SS Cygni in outburst.  AAVSO data put it at magnitude 8.9V at the time of this image.  I  used a luminance filter to help bring out the nice grouping of galaxies near the variable.

Reference star magnitudes are shown with the decimal point removed, e.g. 109 is magnitude 10.9.

Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of the work by third-parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the webmaster.