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NGC 1579 - the northern trifid, 


            Detlef Möller
NGC 1579 - the northern trifid
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NGC 1579 - the northern trifid

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS-Optics PHOTOLINE 102mm f/7 doublet lanthane

Imaging camera:Atik 460 EX C


Guiding telescope or lens:TS Optics Finder 80mm f/4

Guiding camera:ASTROLUMINA Alccd5 II

Focal reducer:TeleVue 0.8x Reducer/Flattener

Software:DSSNebulosity 3ACDSee Pro 7.0

Dates:Oct. 30, 2019

Frames: 50x400"

Integration: 5.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.31%

Basic astrometry details job: 3023967

RA center: 4h 30' 24"

DEC center: +35° 15' 10"

Pixel scale: 2.214 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.470 degrees

Field radius: 0.766 degrees

Resolution: 1944x1558

Data source: Backyard



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NGC 1579 - the northern trifid, 


            Detlef Möller