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Contains:  Cone nebula, Christmas Tree cluster, NGC 2264, NGC 2252, NGC 2251, IC 448, NGC 2244, IC 2169, Rosette nebula, NGC 2239, The star 18Mon, The star 17Mon, The star 16Mon, The star 15Mon, The star 13Mon, The star 12Mon, The star εMon
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christmas area in Ha, 


            Andreas Dietz
christmas area in Ha

Technical card

Resolution: 1225x818

Dates:March 6, 2016

Frames:Baader Planetarium Ha 2" 7nm: 129x30" ISO25600

Integration: 1.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.14% job: 1922795

RA center: 99.553 degrees

DEC center: 7.155 degrees

Pixel scale: 30.463 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 77.611 degrees

Field radius: 6.232 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard


One of my first tests of my new dove tail adapter for my Samyang 135mm lens. I've constructed it with FreeCAD and sent it to a 3D printing service. Now I can rotate the camera by any angle to get the desired image composition.



Andreas Dietz
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

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christmas area in Ha, 


            Andreas Dietz