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M42 SHO, 



    
        

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M42 SHO

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M42 SHO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY8

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN  ·  Orion 50 mm mini guider

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG  ·  QHY CCD QHY5L-II

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  Star Tools  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.X  ·  Photoshop CS6  ·  ADGSoftware PHD2 (OpenPHD)

Filters: Baader SII 8nm  ·  Orion H‑Alpha 7nm  ·  Orion O-III 7nm

Accessory: Orion Thin Off-Axis Guider (TOAG)  ·  Orion Filter Wheel 5-place 2" filter wheel


Dates:Nov. 2, 2014Nov. 3, 2014Nov. 15, 2014

Frames:
Baader SII 8nm: 8x300" (40') (gain: 11.00) -26C bin 1x1
Baader SII 8nm: 12x600" (2h) (gain: 11.00) -26C bin 1x1
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 10x10" (1' 40") (gain: 11.00) -27C bin 1x1
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 10x300" (50') (gain: 11.00) -27C bin 1x1
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 12x600" (2h) (gain: 11.00) -27C bin 1x1
Orion O-III 7nm: 10x300" (50') (gain: 11.00) -21C bin 1x1
Orion O-III 7nm: 12x600" (2h) (gain: 11.00) -21C bin 1x1

Integration: 8h 21' 40"

Darks: 18

Flats: 19

Flat darks: 19

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 14.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.76%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 414825


Resolution: 3020x1972

Locations: Backyard, Gainesville, FL, United States

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M42 SHO, 



    
        

            Serge Caballero