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Contains:  NGC 281
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NGC281 in Halpha light, 


            Mauro Narduzzi
NGC281 in Halpha light

NGC281 in Halpha light

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Officina Stellare UltraCRC320

Imaging camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Mount:Astro-Physics 900 GTO

Guiding camera:SBIG STT-8300M

Software:Maxim DL

Filter:Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Accessory:SBIG AO-8

Resolution: 2200x1644

Dates:Nov. 23, 2014

Frames: 10x1800"

Integration: 5.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.16% job: 470109

RA center: 13.218 degrees

DEC center: 56.607 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.993 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.391 degrees

Field radius: 0.379 degrees

Locations: Casa, Codroipo, UD, Italy


First test of the new OS UltraCRC320 astrograph. Need to tweak collimation, but first results are encouraging.



Mauro Narduzzi
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC281 in Halpha light, 


            Mauro Narduzzi