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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Flaming Star nebula, IC 405, IC 410, NGC 1893, The star 16Aur, The star 19Aur
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IC405 and IC 410, 


            Jim Knapp
IC405 and IC 410
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IC405 and IC 410

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro Tech AT65EDQ 65mm f/6.5 ED quadruplet

Imaging cameras: Canon XSi, Baader modified

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Converted 9x50 finder

Guiding cameras: Phillips SPC900NC

Software: DeepSky Stacker  ·  Adobe Photoshop 5 CS  ·  BackyardEOS v3 deluxe  ·  PhD 2.4.0

Filters: Baader UHC-S 2"

Dates:Nov. 28, 2014

Frames: 166x300"

Integration: 13.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.40%

Basic astrometry details job: 469920

RA center: 5h 18' 55"

DEC center: +33° 54' 25"

Pixel scale: 3.371 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.402 degrees

Field radius: 1.797 degrees

Resolution: 3196x2125

Locations: home, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard


IC405 and IC410, imaged with my AT65EDQ and Canon XSi over three nights. Diifraction spikes induced by fishing lines mounted in front of the objective.



Jim Knapp
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IC405 and IC 410, 


            Jim Knapp