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LBN 782

Contains: IC 359

Technical card

Resolution: 3286x2459

Dates: Nov. 26, 2016Nov. 30, 2016Dec. 1, 2016Dec. 3, 2016Dec. 4, 2016Dec. 5, 2016

Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-series gen 2: 15x900" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-series gen 2: 11x900" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-series gen 2: 16x900" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-series gen 2: 11x900" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 13.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.30% job: 1368756

RA center: 64.068 degrees

DEC center: 28.289 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.100 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.197 degrees

Field radius: 1.197 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Observatory, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


I just love this object!

Rather dim, but I didn't want to apply too much NR, tried to save so to say "artifactless" look, so it's a bit noisy.



Nikita Misiura

Sky plot

Sky plot


LBN 782, Nikita Misiura