Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7380
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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula
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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 5000 ED APO 127

Imaging cameras: Canon Rebel T5i

Mounts: Mountain Instruments MI-250

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 5000 ED APO 127

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi-mono

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Imaging Focal Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding


Dates:Sept. 18, 2015

Frames: 28x600"

Integration: 4.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.68 days

Avg. Moon phase: 22.83%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 790809

RA center: 22h 47' 19"

DEC center: +58° 3' 14"

Pixel scale: 5.853 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.805 degrees

Field radius: 0.998 degrees


Resolution: 620x410

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States

Description

This is the Wizard Nebula shot over two nights the first night a 2/5 for seeing and the second night a 3-4/5 for seeing. First target shot with the MI-250 and it did not disappoint as to be expected.

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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula, 



    
        

            WJM Observatory