Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 654  ·  NGC 663
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Gems and dust - a Cassiopean landscape, 



    
        

            Davide Manca
Gems and dust - a Cassiopean landscape
Powered byPixInsight

Gems and dust - a Cassiopean landscape

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Officina Stellare RH200 AT
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683WSG
Mounts
HEQ5
Filters
Astrodon True balance R · Astrodon True balance B · Astrodon True balance G · Astrodon True balance L
Accessories
Finger Lake Instruments Atlas Focuser
Software
PixInsight · Maxim DL
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Officina Stellare RH200 AT
Guiding Cameras
Lodestar

Acquisition details

Dates:
Dec. 12, 2015
Frames:
Astrodon True balance B: 9x300" (45') bin 2x2
Astrodon True balance G: 9x300" (45') bin 2x2
Astrodon True balance L: 20x600" (3h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon True balance R: 9x300" (45') bin 2x2
Integration:
5h 35'
Avg. Moon age:
1.03 days
Avg. Moon phase:
1.20%

RA center: 01h44m20s.4

DEC center: +61°3524

Pixel scale: 1.856 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.956 degrees

Field radius: 1.047 degrees

Resolution: 620x463

Locations: Merlino, Canossa, RE, Italy

Description

Two open clusters, a reflection nebula and a dark nebula in this beautiful area of the sky

Comments

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

Gems and dust - a Cassiopean landscape, 



    
        

            Davide Manca