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Contains:  IC 2948, lambda Cen nebula, IC 2944, The star λCen
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Running Chicken in Monochrome, 


            Nicholas Jones
Running Chicken in Monochrome

Technical card

Resolution: 4500x3600

Dates:Feb. 25, 2017

Frames: 11x480"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.37 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.52% job: 1470973

RA center: 174.522 degrees

DEC center: -63.252 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.232 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.881 degrees

Field radius: 0.986 degrees

Locations: Heathcote, Victoria, Australia, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Traveller


The Running Chicken nebula captured with just the hydrogen-alpha part of the visible spectrum (656.28 nm) to highlight the form of this object.

Location: LMDSS, Heathcote, Victoria, Australia
Date: 25 February
Scope: Takahashi 130 TOA NBF refractor, focal length 1000 mm
Camera: mono ML16200 with a Loadstar X2 on an Astrodon MOAG off-axis guider.
Software: Sequence Generator Pro
11 x 480 sec on an Astrodon Hydrogen alpha 3nm FWHM
Sensor temp: -30



Nicholas Jones
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Running Chicken in Monochrome, 


            Nicholas Jones