Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  10 Per  ·  7 chi Per  ·  Double cluster  ·  Misam  ·  NGC 869  ·  NGC 884  ·  NGC869  ·  NGC884  ·  The star 7Per
C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS)  Passes the Double Cluster, 



    
        

            Scott
Powered byPixInsight

C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS) Passes the Double Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ES102ED ES102ED APO

Imaging cameras: QHY183M

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro 290M

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8X Reducer/Flattener for 102 mm apo

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Startools  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Blue - 1.25"  ·  Green - 1.25"  ·  Optolong Red - 1.25"  ·  Optolong Lum 1.25"

Accessory: QHYCCD QHYCFW3S - 3rd Generation Small Thin 7 position Filter Wheel  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  MoonLite CF 2" Motor Focus


Dates:Jan. 23, 2020Feb. 9, 2020

Frames:
Blue - 1.25": 40x30" (gain: 5.00) bin 1x1
Green - 1.25": 40x30" (gain: 5.00) bin 1x1
Optolong Lum 1.25": 40x30" (gain: 5.00) bin 1x1
Optolong Red - 1.25": 40x30" (gain: 5.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 3235643

RA center: 2h 22' 19"

DEC center: +57° 13' 18"

Pixel scale: 1.726 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -175.840 degrees

Field radius: 1.271 degrees


Resolution: 4617x2606

Locations: Home Observatory, Haneytown, New Brunswick, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Panstarrs was captured on 23 Jan 2020 but my FOV was too small to include the Double Cluster. I finally got a clear night and imaged the Double Cluster and combined it all for a three panel mosaic. Thanks for looking.

Comments

Author

Hondo
Scott
License: None (All rights reserved)
1200
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

C/2017 T2 (PANSTARRS)  Passes the Double Cluster, 



    
        

            Scott