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M42

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-106 ED

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress SX-814 Trius Monochrome CCD

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EZ-EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Opticstar AR80S (f5) Gold Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Starlight-XPress Lodestar Autoguider

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PIXINSIGHT 1.8

Filters: Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon 3nm SII  ·  Ha 3nm

Accessory: Starlight Instruments FTF3545B-A Focuser  ·  Starlight-XPress Filter Wheel


Dates:Dec. 5, 2014

Frames: 45x140" (1h 45')

Integration: 1h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 13.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.86%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 466515


Resolution: 1600x1200

Locations: The Hills Observatory, Manchester, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Imaged in NB
Actual exposures with each filter were:
ha 10x60s + 5x300s
oiii 10x60s + 5x300s
sii 10x60s + 5x300s

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M42, 



    
        

            Mike Oates