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IC405

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens: Celestron Edge HD 14

Imaging camera: QSI 583 ws

Mount: CGE Pro

Guiding telescope or lens: Celestron Onyx 80EDF

Guiding camera: Lumenera SKYNYX 2-0

Focal reducer: Starizona HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD

Software: photoshopMaxim DLBliss MetaGuideAndre Paquette Custom

Filter: Baader Fast Optimized Ha

Resolution: 2484x2719

Dates: Dec. 11, 2012

Frames: 18x300"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.20%

Astrometry.net job: 90555

RA center: 79.063 degrees

DEC center: 34.433 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.622 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -5.757 degrees

Field radius: 0.830 degrees

Locations: Barred Owl Observatory, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Description

IC405

Taken with Celestron HD14, in hyperstar configuration with QSI583ws
Baader "fast optimized" HA filter was used.
Guiding was done via a guide scope and MetaGuide software.
FlexRX was used to compensate for flexure between guide scope and imaging scope.

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