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VdB152 Nebula in Cepheus, 



    
        

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VdB152 Nebula in Cepheus

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VdB152 Nebula in Cepheus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ85EDX f/5.3

Imaging cameras: QSI 583wsg

Mounts: Takahashi EM-200 Temma2

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ85EDX f/5.3

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  TheSkyX Pro  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS5

Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2


Dates:Aug. 12, 2015

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 14x600" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 4.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.40%

Mean FWHM: 1.40


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 736572

RA center: 22h 13' 50"

DEC center: +70° 16' 58"

Orientation: -85.838 degrees

Field radius: 1.414 degrees


Resolution: 3290x2470

Locations: Pian dell'Armà, Varzi (PV), Italy

Description

First light with FSQ85. The sky was relatively poor, anyway it was useful for testing the new telescope, in collaboration with Samuele. Focusing is quite tricky, but once optimized the image quality of the raw frames is very nice.

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