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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 160

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS EOS 400 Da


Dates:April 28, 2008

Frames: 1x240" (4')

Integration: 4'

Avg. Moon age: 22.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.93%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 410361

RA center: 18h 2' 22"

DEC center: -23° 9' 32"

Pixel scale: 8.282 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.754 degrees

Field radius: 1.416 degrees


Resolution: 1024x683

Locations: Hakos, Hakos, Namibia

Description

Astro holidays April and May 2008 Namibia. I used the Epsion 160 TAK from my "astrofriend" Wolf-Peter, member of IAS (thanks for use!), and my new Canon 400Da, 800 ASA.

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