Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  IC 417  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1907  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 1931  ·  The star φAur
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Auriga Medley, 


Auriga Medley
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Auriga Medley

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenithstar 66SD

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius SX-694 mono

Mounts: Orion USA Sirius Eq-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 102ED F7.0

Focal reducers: William Optics FF/FR F6A

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD

Filters: LRGB  ·  Orion H‑Alpha 7nm

Accessory: Orion USA Nautilus 7 x 1.25" Filter Wheel

Dates:Nov. 21, 2014Dec. 25, 2014

LRGB: 15x120" (30') bin 1x1
LRGB: 45x180" (2h 15') bin 2x2
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 10x1200" (3h 20') bin 1x1

Integration: 6h 5'

Avg. Moon age: 16.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 482695

RA center: 5h 30' 33"

DEC center: +35° 3' 32"

Pixel scale: 2.914 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.561 degrees

Field radius: 1.388 degrees

Resolution: 620x493


A couple of cluster and a couple of emission nebula, I think that qualifies as a medley! This would work better from skies much darker than my own!


Sky plot

Sky plot


Auriga Medley,