Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  HD220770  ·  M 52  ·  NGC 7654
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Messier 52, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley
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Messier 52

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Messier 52, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley
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Messier 52

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
RCOS 12.5" Truss
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-10XME
Mounts
Astro-Physics 900GTO
Accessories
SBIG AO7

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 1, 2005
Frames:
10×120(20′)
Integration:
20′
Avg. Moon age:
29.40 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.02%

RA center: 23h24m47s.892

DEC center: +61°3636.15

Pixel scale: 0.484 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.096 degrees

Field radius: 0.335 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4133x2789

File size: 4.8 MB

Description

Messier 52 taken using a 12.5 inch f/9 RCOS Ritchey-Chrétien telescope with an SBIG ST10XME and AO7. The image is a 4 panel mosiac. Each panel is a combination of 10 - 2 minute exposures.

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Messier 52, 



    
        

            Chris Lasley