Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Lepus (Lep)  ·  Contains:  M 79  ·  NGC 1904
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY8

Mounts: CGEM

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8IN

Guiding cameras: QHY CCD QHY5L-II

Focal reducers: Baader Planetarium MPCC Mark III

Software: SequenceGeneratorPro  ·  Stark Labs Nebulosity 3.1.X  ·  Photoshop CS6  ·  ADGSoftware PHD2 (OpenPHD)

Filters: Lumicon UHC 2"

Accessory: Orion Thin Off-Axis Guider (TOAG)  ·  Orion Filter Wheel 5-place 2" filter wheel


Dates:Dec. 28, 2014

Frames: 12x120" (24')

Integration: 24'

Avg. Moon age: 7.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.80%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 483448

RA center: 05h24m10s.8

DEC center: -24°3104

Orientation: -179.613 degrees

Field radius: 0.698 degrees


Resolution: 1024x679

Locations: Backyard, Gainesville, FL, United States

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Animation of C/2014 Q2 (Lovejoy) Passing by M79 , 



    
        

            Serge Caballero