Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3718  ·  NGC 3729  ·  NGC3718  ·  NGC3729
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            Carlo Caligiuri
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: MEADE 10" SCT f 10 Meade 10" SCT

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 90-1000 f11

Guiding cameras: Aptina B%W webcam

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC  ·  Siril 0.9

Dates:Feb. 20, 2021

Frames: 37x180"

Integration: 1.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.80%

Astrometry.net job: 4264271

RA center: 11h 33' 8"

DEC center: +53° 4' 45"

Pixel scale: 0.500 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.788 degrees

Field radius: 0.363 degrees

Resolution: 4291x2988

Locations: Osservatorio - K72, Celico, Cosenza, Italy

Data source: Backyard


This kind of objects need a lot of integration time... But i tried to work on noise reduction in relative short integration images.