Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1795  ·  NGC 896
NGC 896 Bicolor, 


            Hilmi Al-Kindy
NGC 896 Bicolor
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NGC 896 Bicolor

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: OPT 8" RC

Mounts: Losmandy G11

Guiding telescopes or lenses: OPT 8" RC

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Filters: SII  ·  Baader Planetarium H-Alpha

Dates:Nov. 3, 2014Nov. 12, 2014

Baader Planetarium H-Alpha: 16x2100" (9h 20') -25C bin 2x2
SII: 16x2100" (9h 20') -25C bin 2x2

Integration: 18h 40'

Darks: 18

Flats: 40

Flat darks: 40

Bias: 230

Avg. Moon age: 15.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 77.55%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 25.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 413060

RA center: 02h26m04s

DEC center: +62°0151

Pixel scale: 1.380 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -89.738 degrees

Field radius: 0.360 degrees

Resolution: 620x441


NGC 896 in Ha and SII, still learning to process, but in general I feel this could have benefit from some more frames in SII


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 896 Bicolor, 


            Hilmi Al-Kindy