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Contains:  NGC 281, The star ηCas
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NGC 281, 


            Jonathan Edgecombe
NGC 281
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NGC 281

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Astro-Tech AT65EDQ

Imaging camera:Canon EOS M

Mount:Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher ST80

Software:Deep Sky Stacker

Dates:Sept. 6, 2015

Frames: 6x1200"

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.54%

Basic astrometry details job: 765506

RA center: 0h 51' 38"

DEC center: +56° 45' 57"

Pixel scale: 4.189 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 97.928 degrees

Field radius: 1.282 degrees

Resolution: 1920x1080

Locations: Home, Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom



Jonathan Edgecombe
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 281, 


            Jonathan Edgecombe