Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1893
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IC 410 - The Tadpoles, 



    
        

            Randy Roy
IC 410 - The Tadpoles
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IC 410 - The Tadpoles

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IC 410 - The Tadpoles, 



    
        

            Randy Roy
IC 410 - The Tadpoles
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IC 410 - The Tadpoles

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evostar 72ED

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHYCCD Mini 30 mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD 5-III 178C

Software: StarTools 7  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  PHD2 Guiding Open Guiding


Dates:Dec. 7, 2020Jan. 6, 2021

Frames:
ZWO 1.25" Duo-band: 67x180" (3h 21') (gain: 100.00) -5C
Optolong L-eXtreme 1.25": 23x240" (1h 32') (gain: 100.00) -5C

Integration: 4h 53'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 21.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4136604

RA center: 5h 23' 9"

DEC center: +33° 29' 6"

Pixel scale: 1.808 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.812 degrees

Field radius: 0.670 degrees


Resolution: 1856x1916

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 410 is a star nursery in the constellation of Auriga. Often referred to as the Tadpole Nebula due the ‘tadpoles’ swimming within the nebula.

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