Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  IC 468  ·  NGC 2359
Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359), 



    
        

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Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359)

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Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics GT102 102mm f/6.9 Apo Refractor

Imaging cameras: Canon 600D astromod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot Autoguider

Software: deepsky stacker


Dates:Jan. 25, 2015

Frames: 11x240" (44') ISO800

Integration: 44'

Avg. Moon age: 5.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.33%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 527459

RA center: 07h18m36s.7

DEC center: -13°1012

Pixel scale: 3.034 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 86.899 degrees

Field radius: 1.373 degrees


Resolution: 2681x1852

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