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Contains:  IC 342
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IC342, 





    
        

            Steve Dean
IC342

IC342

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher Evostar 80ED DS-PRO

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-2000XM

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher Evostar 80ED DS-PRO

Guiding camera:SBIG ST-2000XM

Software:MaximDL5PixInsight PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Resolution: 1472x1024

Dates:Dec. 24, 2014

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.99%

Astrometry.net job: 480573

RA center: 56.704 degrees

DEC center: 68.121 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.588 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 142.893 degrees

Field radius: 0.644 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

Description

IC342 in Camelopardalis. This was a tricky object that probably was a poor choice of target given my small scope. I'm not that happy with it but it was a good experience in post processing.

This consists of 9 x 1200 secs Luminance
12 each x 300 secs BIN 2 RGB

Processed in Pixinsight.

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steve_rocks
Steve Dean
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IC342, 





    
        

            Steve Dean