Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  IC 410  ·  IC 417  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1893  ·  NGC 1907  ·  NGC 1912  ·  The star φAur
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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga, 



    
        

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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga
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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga

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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga, 



    
        

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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga
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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130 EDFGT  ·  Takahashi FS-102

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 ws

Mounts: ASA DDM60Pro

Software: Pixinsight

Filters: Astrodon H-alpha 5nm


Dates:Dec. 5, 2012

Frames: 392x600" (65h 20')

Integration: 65h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 21.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 61.78%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 364814

RA center: 5h 27' 50"

DEC center: +34° 22' 1"

Pixel scale: 3.359 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.769 degrees

Field radius: 2.351 degrees


Resolution: 3070x3995

Locations: Observatorio "Mar de la Frau", Cambrils, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a nine panel mosaic in H-alpha, centered in IC417 and including the well known IC410 (with the Tadpoles), M38 and lots of hydrogen nebulosity. Data acquisition started in Dec 2012 and finished in January 2014. Processing completed... now (Sept 2014). Eight panels made with Takahashi FS102, one with AP 130GT. Total of more than 63 hours of exposure.

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Mosaic around IC417 in Auriga, 



    
        

            JNieto