Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  Eskimo nebula  ·  NGC 2392
NGC2392. Eskimo or Clown Nebula, 



    
        

            Ferran Ginebrosa
NGC2392. Eskimo or Clown Nebula
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NGC2392. Eskimo or Clown Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Imaging cameras: Canon 400D

Mounts: Meade LX90 12" Fork Mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Eschenbach Cassegrain/Maksutov 500mm - f/5.6

Guiding cameras: Lunatico Astronomia QHY5

Focal reducers: Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software: MaximDL 5  ·  Pixinsight LE  ·  Deepskystacker

Filters: Astronomik CLS Clip CLS clip-in

Accessory: MEADE Autostar 497


Dates:Jan. 10, 2015

Frames:Astronomik CLS Clip CLS clip-in: 50x160" ISO100 bin 1x1

Integration: 2.2 hours

Darks: ~50

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 19.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 76.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 497754

RA center: 7h 29' 12"

DEC center: +20° 54' 46"

Orientation: 179.706 degrees

Field radius: 0.279 degrees


Resolution: 620x413

Locations: MPC - K09 / Observatori Lliçà d'Amunt, Lliçà d'Amunt, Barcelona, Spain

Description

NGC2392, Eskimo or Clown Nebula.
I believe that this is the most difficult object that I caught til now.
Very bright and very small. A lot of difficults to contrast their inner without it seems a big star or a big white balloon.

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Ferran Ginebrosa
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NGC2392. Eskimo or Clown Nebula, 



    
        

            Ferran Ginebrosa