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M78, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
M78
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M78

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ Monochrome

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 WO Star 71

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar

Software: Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS  ·  PixInsight  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Luminance Luminance  ·  Baader RGB


Dates:Nov. 17, 2015

Frames: 45x900" (11h 15')

Integration: 11h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 5.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.04%


Astrometry.net job: 861365

RA center: 5h 46' 48"

DEC center: +0° 5' 2"

Pixel scale: 2.405 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -30.564 degrees

Field radius: 0.835 degrees


Resolution: 620x464

Locations: Cloudland Canyon, Trenton, Georgia, United States

Description

Shot during the new moon in November at Fall Creek Falls State Park. Acquired with Sequence Generator Pro and processed in Pixinsight. Levels and curves in Photoshop.

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M78, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison