Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  IC 468  ·  NGC 2359
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            Malcolm Ellis
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            Malcolm Ellis
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NGC 2359

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC10-A f/8 Astrograph Carbon Fibre Truss

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+

Mounts: Losmandy G11 G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher ED80

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Focal reducers: Astro Physics CCDT67

Software: Startools  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Luc Coiffier's DeekSkyStacker  ·  Artemis Capture

Filters: Astronomik R 36mm Type IIc  ·  Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2 2"  ·  Astronomik L2 Luminance 36mm  ·  Astronomik G 36mm Type IIc  ·  Astronomik B 36mm Type IIc

Accessory: Atik EFW2


Dates:Jan. 13, 2016

Frames:
Astronomik B 36mm Type IIc: 12x120" (24') -10C bin 2x2
Astronomik G 36mm Type IIc: 12x120" (24') -10C bin 2x2
Astronomik L2 Luminance 36mm: 14x180" (42') -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik R 36mm Type IIc: 12x120" (24') -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 1h 54'

Avg. Moon age: 3.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.21%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 912966

RA center: 7h 18' 28"

DEC center: -13° 14' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.857 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.164 degrees

Field radius: 0.468 degrees


Resolution: 3091x2429

Locations: Home, Ermington, Sydney, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

A quick test following work to reduce flexure.

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NGC 2359, 



    
        

            Malcolm Ellis