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Contains:  M 41, NGC 2287
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M41 between the trees!, 



    
        

            OrionRider
M41 between the trees!
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M41 between the trees!

Technical card


Dates:Feb. 16, 2016

Frames: 40x120"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 62.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 983485

RA center: 6h 46' 20"

DEC center: -20° 42' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.338 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -136.707 degrees

Field radius: 1.080 degrees


Resolution: 4873x3171

Locations: Observatoire de Borlo, Sint-Truiden, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

Imaged literally between the branches of the trees in my backyard. This southern object (-20° DEC) is very hard to capture, the visibility window is just 1h30' so I could only get 40 x 120sec.

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M41 between the trees!, 



    
        

            OrionRider