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Contains:  IC 410, IC410, NGC 1893, NGC1893, Sh2-236
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IC 410 - First colored light with the decollimated Simak 240, 



    
        

            Salvatore Iovene
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IC 410 - First colored light with the decollimated Simak 240

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Dates:Dec. 18, 2012Dec. 19, 2012Dec. 27, 2012

Frames:
Astronomik H-alpha 6nm: 13x1200" -30C bin 1x1
OIII 12nm: 6x1200" -30C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 12nm: 10x1200" -30C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 8.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 142202

RA center: 5h 22' 47"

DEC center: +33° 24' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.247 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.429 degrees

Field radius: 0.311 degrees


Resolution: 1514x1000

Locations: Remote observatory at Astrocamp, Nerpio, Spain

Description

Here's a first light with narrow band filters for my Simak 240, which is still decollimated. There are some slight calibration problems, and it could use a lot more integration time (especially in O[III]), but I think it's a very promising start!

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siovene
Salvatore Iovene
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IC 410 - First colored light with the decollimated Simak 240, 



    
        

            Salvatore Iovene