Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  El Nath (βTau)  ·  Flaming Star nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  IC 410  ·  IC 417  ·  M 36  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 1960  ·  Part of the constellation Auriga (Aur)  ·  The star 14Aur  ·  The star 16Aur  ·  The star Elnath  ·  The star θAur  ·  The star ιAur  ·  The star νAur  ·  The star σAur  ·  The star τAur  ·  The star υAur  ·  The star χAur
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The Flaming Star widefield  M36 and M38 with SAM, 



    
        

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The Flaming Star widefield M36 and M38 with SAM

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tamron 90mm f/2.8 SP AF Macro 1:1

Imaging cameras: Canon 1100D Baader BCF modified

Mounts: Skywatcher Star Adventurer Mini (SAM)  ·  TRITON FQT

Software: Nebulosity  ·  AstroArt 6  ·  Photoshop CS CS6

Filters: Astronomik Clip CLS

Accessory: Manfrotto 494 mini ballhead


Dates:Nov. 25, 2016

Frames:Astronomik Clip CLS: 119x30" (59' 30") ISO1600 bin 1x1

Integration: 59' 30"

Darks: 15

Flats: 15

Avg. Moon age: 25.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.81%

Mean SQM: 18.50

Temperature: -1.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1398488

RA center: 05h27m45s

DEC center: +34°3458

Pixel scale: 16.314 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -45.056 degrees

Field radius: 8.209 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1265

Description

Taken with the same set up and under the same conditions as the previous one, but now with more shorter exposures : 119x30s @ f3.2 ISO1600 instead of 21x120s exposures at ISO1600 and f4

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The Flaming Star widefield  M36 and M38 with SAM, 



    
        

            Dominique Callant