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Gulf of Mexico, 





    
        

            erdmanpe

Gulf of Mexico

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Planewave Instruments 24" CDK

Imaging camera:SBIG STX KAF-16803

Guiding telescope or lens:Planewave Instruments 24" CDK

Guiding camera:SBIG STX KAF-16803

Software:MaximDL 5

Filter:Omega Optical 4nm Ha filter

Resolution: 4096x4096

Dates:Oct. 16, 2014

Frames: 16x900"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.77 days

Avg. Moon phase: 43.42%

Astrometry.net job: 486879

Locations: driveway, Daytona Beach, FL, United States

Description

Part of the "Gulf" region of the North America nebula. A region of active star formation. One star in this image was approximately four magnitudes dimmer in my image of several years ago. Net stellar FWHM 2 arc sec. Maxim used for DDP stretch and unsharp mask, no deconvolution.

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Gulf of Mexico, 





    
        

            erdmanpe