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Contains:  IC 166, NGC 663, NGC 659, NGC 654, M 103, NGC 581, NGC 457, NGC 436, The star 44Cas, The star χCas, The star Ruchbah (δCas), The star φCas
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Ruchbah, Cassiopeia, 


            Rich Bamford
Ruchbah, Cassiopeia

Ruchbah, Cassiopeia

Technical card

Resolution: 5719x3101

Dates:Aug. 2, 2014

Frames: 60x30" ISO3200

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~10

Bias: ~20

Avg. Moon age: 5.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 34.76% job: 343242

RA center: 1h 30' 29"

DEC center: +60° 9' 18"

Pixel scale: 3.826 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 130.559 degrees

Field radius: 3.457

Locations: Home, Grantham, United Kingdom


Another shot from the other night whilst playing with Star Adventurer.

Ruchbah in Cassiopeia.
M103 below and to left.
NGC663 bottom left.
NGC457 on right.

ISO3200 f/10 210mm
Nikon D7100
30mins total (60x30s)

Center (RA, Dec):(22.626, 60.154)
Center (RA, hms):01h 30m 30.314s
Center (Dec, dms):+60° 09' 14.714"
Size:6.08 x 3.29 deg
Radius:3.457 deg
Pixel scale:21.9 arcsec/pixel
Orientation:Up is 130 degrees E of N



Rich Bamford
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Ruchbah, Cassiopeia, 


            Rich Bamford