Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  Extremely wide field
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IC405-IC410 area in H-alfa, 


            Luigi Fontana
IC405-IC410 area in H-alfa
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IC405-IC410 area in H-alfa

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Nikon 85mm f/1.4

Imaging cameras: SBIG STL-11000

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Vixen 60/700

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Astroart  ·  photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker

Filters: Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter

Dates:Dec. 8, 2012

Frames: 12x600" (2h)

Integration: 2h

Avg. Moon age: 24.04 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.38%

Astrometry.net job: 130596

RA center: 5h 25' 15"

DEC center: +34° 38' 6"

Pixel scale: 21.732 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.498 degrees

Field radius: 8.445 degrees

Resolution: 620x418

Locations: Tornante di Bogli, Bogli, PC, Italy


Image taken with a SBIG 11k camera, H-alpha filter and a Nikon 85 mm f/1,4 lens, stopped down to f/2. Unfortunately the quality of the border was so poor I had to crop substantially.


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IC405-IC410 area in H-alfa, 


            Luigi Fontana