Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Crab nebula  ·  M 1  ·  M1  ·  NGC 1952  ·  Sh2-244
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Messier 1

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge HD 14

Imaging cameras: Apogee U16M

Mounts: CGE Pro

Guiding cameras: Lumenera SKYNYX 2-0

Software: photoshop  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Andre Paquette Custom

Filters: OIII 3nm  ·  SII 3nm  ·  Astrodon HA 4nm


Dates:Jan. 30, 2011

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 26.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.51%


Astrometry.net job: 124954

RA center: 5h 34' 40"

DEC center: +22° 0' 9"

Pixel scale: 0.726 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.019 degrees

Field radius: 0.356 degrees


Resolution: 2524x2468

Locations: Barred Owl Observatory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Taken 20110123, 20110130

M1 is a small but bright nebula in the constellation Taurus. It is a supernova remnant with a pulsar at its center.

Telescope:
  Celestron Edge HD14"
Camera:
  Apogee U16M
CFW:
  Apogee 7S
Mount:
  Celestron CGE Pro
Guiding:
  Astrodon Monster MOAG
  Lumenera Skynx 2.0m
  MetaGuide
Filters:
  Astrodon 3nm S-II, O-III
  Astrodon 4nm HA
Software:
  MaximDL
  Custom
  PhotoShop
Exposures:
  6x15min HA,S-II,O-III

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Messier 1, 



    
        

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