Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Crab nebula  ·  M 1  ·  NGC 1952
M1 Crab Nebula, 



    
        

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M1 Crab Nebula
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M1 Crab Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C8

Imaging cameras: Mallincam Extrem SG0

Mounts: Celestron CG5-GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8x50 Finder

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI I Pro

Focal reducers: Mallincam MFR5

Software: PHD guiding  ·  Mallincam

Filters: Lumicon Deep Sky

Accessory: Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB  ·  Orion 5 Slot Manual Filter Wheel


Dates:Nov. 3, 2012

Frames: 1x99" (1' 39")

Integration: 1' 39"

Avg. Moon age: 18.93 days

Avg. Moon phase: 81.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 99455

RA center: 5h 34' 41"

DEC center: +22° 1' 26"

Pixel scale: 1.523 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -103.152 degrees

Field radius: 0.212 degrees


Resolution: 620x465

Locations: CT location, New Fairfield, CT, United States

Description

Crab Nebula - 1052 AD Supernova remnant. 6500 LY 8.4 Mag 490" x 290" In Taurus

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M1 Crab Nebula, 



    
        

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