Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  Bubble nebula  ·  M 52  ·  NGC 7635  ·  NGC 7654
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M52 and Bubble Nebula, 


            Thomas Richter
M52 and Bubble Nebula
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M52 and Bubble Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/5 Newton

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450Da

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 Pro Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Viewfinder 8x50

Guiding cameras: Microsoft LiveCam Cinema

Focal reducers: TS Coma corrector 2"

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  DSS, Fitswork, Gimp

Dates:July 31, 2014

Frames: 56x300" ISO400

Integration: 4.7 hours

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 4.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.72%

Temperature: 15.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 332538

RA center: 23h 23' 10"

DEC center: +61° 19' 8"

Pixel scale: 1.178 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 130.934 degrees

Field radius: 0.776 degrees

Resolution: 620x394

Locations: Nürnberg, Nürnberg, Bayern, Germany



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    M52 and Bubble Nebula, 


            Thomas Richter
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M52 and Bubble Nebula, 


            Thomas Richter