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Contains:  M 78, NGC 2064, NGC 2067, NGC 2068, NGC 2071
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Messier 78 with Barnard's Loop, 


            Miles Zhou
Messier 78 with Barnard's Loop
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Messier 78 with Barnard's Loop

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ 106ED f/5 FSQ 106ED f/5

Imaging camera:QSI 683 wsg-8


Guiding telescopes or lenses:

Guiding cameras:

Focal reducers:


Filters:Astrodon luminance filterAstrodon RGB


Resolution: 3326x2504

Dates:Feb. 12, 2016Feb. 17, 2016

Astrodon RGB: 53x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 25x900" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 15.1 hours

Darks: 0

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: 0

Avg. Moon age: 6.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.41%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: None

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 1038862

RA center: 5h 48' 32"

DEC center: +0° 19' 30"

Pixel scale: 2.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.679 degrees

Field radius: 1.212 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States


Messier 78 with Barnard's Loop shoot with FSQ-106/QSI-683 hosted by DSW.



Miles Zhou
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Messier 78 with Barnard's Loop, 


            Miles Zhou