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Cat's Eye Nebula, 


            Iosif Bodnariu
Cat's Eye Nebula

Cat's Eye Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:AstroTech AT8IN 200/800 f/4

Imaging camera:Canon 1000 Dac modded


Guiding telescope or lens:ASTROTECH AT8IN TSOAG9

Guiding camera:Starlight Xpress Lodestar

Focal reducer:Skywatcher coma corector GPU

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS6PixInsight 1.8.4ACDSee 7 Pro

Filter:Astronomik UHC-E

Accessories:PHD 2BackyardEOS v3.1

Resolution: 3906x2698

Dates:May 8, 2016May 10, 2016

Frames:Astronomik UHC-E: 31x600" ISO1600

Integration: 5.2 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 3.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.31%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean FWHM: 3.38

Temperature: 12.00 job: 1097947

RA center: 269.793 degrees

DEC center: 66.683 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.464 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -3.149 degrees

Field radius: 0.965 degrees

Locations: Home site, Varias, Timis, Romania



Iosif Bodnariu
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Cat's Eye Nebula, 


            Iosif Bodnariu