Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 7009  ·  NGC7009  ·  PK037-34.1  ·  Saturn nebula
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NGC 7009 Saturn Nebula, 



    
        

            Wanni
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NGC 7009 Saturn Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200 8" GPS

Imaging cameras: Atik Cameras Atik 383 L+ Color

Mounts: Meade Equatorial Wedge on Tripod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade ETX70-AT

Guiding cameras: Meade DSI Pro 2

Focal reducers: f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener Meade

Software: Fitswork4  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS6  ·  Artemis capture

Filters: Meade LPR

Accessory: Meade #1209 Zero Image Shift Microfocuser


Dates:Sept. 6, 2016

Frames:Meade LPR: 24x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~3

Bias: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 4.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.12%

Temperature: 18.00


Astrometry.net job: 1233194

RA center: 21h 4' 11"

DEC center: -11° 21' 11"

Pixel scale: 1.766 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.345 degrees

Field radius: 0.177 degrees


Resolution: 572x442

Locations: Home Observatory, Syke, Niedersachsen, Germany

Description

My first attempt to catch NGC7009. Of course, at 5 min. exposure, atmospheric distortion
hides the fine detailed structure.

I saw other users going the lucky imaging path using video and got astonishing results.

So this will be my next attempt also

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