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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  IC 2944, IC 2948, The star λCen, lambda Cen nebula
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IC-2944 (Lambda Centauri Cluster, Running Chicken Nebula), 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
IC-2944 (Lambda Centauri Cluster, Running Chicken Nebula)
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IC-2944 (Lambda Centauri Cluster, Running Chicken Nebula)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave 20" CDK CDK 20

Imaging cameras: STL-11000M

Mounts: Planewave Ascension 200HR

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Ha  ·  Astrodon RGB


Dates:Feb. 16, 2016Feb. 18, 2016

Frames:
Astrodon RGB: 11x120" -35C bin 1x1
Ha: 10x180" -35C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 72.51%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1381988

RA center: 11h 37' 52"

DEC center: -63° 21' 18"

Pixel scale: 1.093 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.675 degrees

Field radius: 0.647 degrees


Resolution: 3013x3013

Locations: iTelescope - SSO, Coonabarabran, NSW, Australia

Description

Lambda Centauri Cluster, Running Chicken Nebula (IC-2944), HRGB, yes, HRGB, no L, but looks like an LRGB.

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IC-2944 (Lambda Centauri Cluster, Running Chicken Nebula), 



    
        

            Miles Zhou