Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  IC 2944  ·  IC 2948  ·  The star λCen  ·  lambda Cen nebula
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IC2948 Running Chicken Nebula, 



    
        

            Roger Groom
IC2948 Running Chicken Nebula
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IC2948 Running Chicken Nebula, 



    
        

            Roger Groom
IC2948 Running Chicken Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Megrez 90

Imaging cameras: Fujifilm X-E2

Mounts: Paramount ME

Focal reducers: Borg DGL 0.85X

Software: PixInsight  ·  Photoshop CC


Dates:April 19, 2015

Frames: 12x180" (36')

Integration: 36'

Avg. Moon age: 0.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.74%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 758872

RA center: 11h36m49s

DEC center: -63°1113

Pixel scale: 7.507 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.163 degrees

Field radius: 1.564 degrees


Resolution: 1242x841

Locations: Perth Hills, Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Description

12 x 180 seconds @ 3200 ISO with the Fuji X-E2 camera on Megrez 90 APO.

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IC2948 Running Chicken Nebula, 



    
        

            Roger Groom