Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  The star Alcor (80UMa)  ·  The star Mizar (ζUMa)
Mizar and Alcor, 



    
        

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Mizar and Alcor
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Mizar and Alcor, 



    
        

            michael carter
Mizar and Alcor
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TPO RC 6" Ritchey-Chrétien 6" 152/1370 f/9

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX AVX

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  Deep Sky Staker

Accessory: Celestron Power Tank  ·  Celestron GPS  ·  Nikon T-ring and Adapter


Dates:June 27, 2014

Frames: 40x11" (7' 20")

Integration: 7' 20"

Avg. Moon age: 0.16 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.03%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 396657

RA center: 13h23m58s.3

DEC center: +54°5537

Pixel scale: 0.731 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.731 degrees

Field radius: 0.574 degrees


Resolution: 4740x3072

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Mizar and Alcor, 



    
        

            michael carter