Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2451  ·  NGC 2477
NGC 2477 & 2451 in Puppis, 



    
        

            Jan Curtis
NGC 2477 & 2451 in Puppis
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NGC 2477 & 2451 in Puppis

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikon NIKKOR 180 F2,8 AIS ED

Imaging cameras: Nikon d7100

Mounts: ORION Sirius EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Nikon NIKKOR 180 F2,8 AIS ED

Software: Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop Noel Carboni Actions  ·  Photoshop CS 6 Adobe  ·  PIXINSIGHT PixInsinght 1.8 RC7


Dates:March 15, 2015

Frames: 31x120" (1h 2') ISO1600

Integration: 1h 2'

Avg. Moon age: 23.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.12%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 574351

RA center: 07h50m18s

DEC center: -37°5700

Pixel scale: 4.472 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.096 degrees

Field radius: 2.275 degrees


Resolution: 620x773

Locations: Eldorado (6767' elev), @ Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States

Description

Great target but pretty low (~15 degs) on southern horizon for me.

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NGC 2477 & 2451 in Puppis, 



    
        

            Jan Curtis