Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)

Image of the day 02/27/2017

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    Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jens Zippel
    Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic
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    Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic

    Image of the day 02/27/2017

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jens Zippel
      Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic
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      Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic

      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-85ED

      Imaging cameras: Atik 490EXm

      Mounts: EQ8

      Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

      Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm  ·  OIII 3nm

      Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2


      Dates:Feb. 12, 2017Feb. 13, 2017Feb. 14, 2017Feb. 15, 2017

      Frames:
      Astrodon Ha 5nm: 16x1800" (8h) bin 1x1
      OIII 3nm: 12x1800" (6h) bin 1x1

      Integration: 14h

      Avg. Moon age: 17.73 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 89.31%


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 1466165

      RA center: 05h42m43s

      DEC center: +27°3130

      Pixel scale: 5.497 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 185.767 degrees

      Field radius: 1.872 degrees


      Resolution: 1920x1525

      Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany

      Description

      4-panel mosaic. Each panel consists out of 4 x H-alpha frames and 3 x OIII frames, 1800 sec. each.

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      Sh2-240 Bicolor 4-panel Mosaic, 



    
        

            Jens Zippel