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Contains:  NGC 7380
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NGC7380 - Wizard Nebula, 





    
        

            Simon Todd
NGC7380 - Wizard Nebula

NGC7380 - Wizard Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3282x2423

Dates:Aug. 9, 2016Aug. 10, 2016Aug. 12, 2016Aug. 15, 2016Aug. 16, 2016Aug. 22, 2016Aug. 26, 2016

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 15x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 15x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 22x600" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 36mm: 18x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 15x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.9 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Avg. Moon age: 12.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 64.57%

Astrometry.net job: 1237634

RA center: 341.757 degrees

DEC center: 58.103 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.827 degrees

Field radius: 0.788 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC 7380 (also known as the Wizard Nebula) is an open cluster discovered by Caroline Herschel in 1787. William Herschel included his sister's discovery in his catalog, and labelled it H VIII.77. It is also known as 142 in the 1959 Sharpless catalog (Sh2-142). This reasonably large nebula is located in Cepheus.

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NGC7380 - Wizard Nebula, 





    
        

            Simon Todd