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M1 - Crab nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Astrosib RC250

Imaging camera: ZWO Optical ASI1600MM-Cool

Mount: MesuMount200

Guiding camera: Lodestar

Focal reducer: CCDT67

Software: Sequence Generator Pro PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Resolution: 2000x1500

Dates: Dec. 29, 2016

Frames: 180x60"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 29.25 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.09%

Astrometry.net job: 1394662

RA center: 83.647 degrees

DEC center: 21.992 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.064 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -85.839 degrees

Field radius: 0.369 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Overijse, Belgium

Description

963 years of exploding matter

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Bart Delsaert
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M1 - Crab nebula, Bart Delsaert