Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  IC 4628  ·  M 62  ·  NGC 6231  ·  NGC 6266  ·  NGC 6281  ·  NGC 6334  ·  NGC 6357  ·  Part of the constellation Scorpius (Sco)  ·  The star 27Sco  ·  The star Lesath (υSco)  ·  The star Shaula (λSco)  ·  The star εSco  ·  The star ζ1Sco  ·  The star ζ2Sco  ·  The star ηSco  ·  The star κSco  ·  The star μ1Sco  ·  The star μ2Sco
Wide field view on Cat's Paw nebula, 



    
        

            Christian van den Berge
Wide field view on Cat's Paw nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikkor 80-200mm f/2.8

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5100

Mounts: Fornax 51

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN

Software: Pixinsight 1.8

Accessory: Orion Mini 50mm Guidescope


Frames: 33x300"

Integration: 2.8 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 717916

RA center: 17h 6' 35"

DEC center: -36° 14' 49"

Pixel scale: 12.079 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -114.117 degrees

Field radius: 9.919 degrees


Resolution: 620x411

Locations: Kiripotib, Dordabis, Namibia

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Wide field view on Cat's Paw nebula, 



    
        

            Christian van den Berge