Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  Flaming Star Nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  NGC 1893  ·  The star 16Aur  ·  The star 19Aur
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IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula & IC 410

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IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula & IC 410

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 400mm f/5.6L USM

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 70D

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN 2

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight  ·  Adobe Lightroom


Dates:Oct. 22, 2016

Frames: 32x120" ISO1600

Integration: 1.1 hours

Darks: ~21

Bias: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 21.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.50%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 3.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3476938

RA center: 5h 18' 52"

DEC center: +33° 58' 33"

Pixel scale: 2.151 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.190 degrees

Field radius: 1.710 degrees


Resolution: 4770x3162

Locations: Derendingen 454m, Solothurn, SO, Switzerland

Data source: Backyard

Description

Finally clear sky :-)

f/5.6

I'm a little bit dissapointed... On my last year IC 405 picture is much more red color. OK, that was at f/3.5... I need more exp. time, a darker place... and modify my DSRL ;-)

Last year picture of the Flaming Star Nebula made with the Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L @ f/3.5, ISO1600:

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