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Contains:  M 48, NGC 2548
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M48 from Deep Sky West, 





    
        

            Rowland Archer
M48 from Deep Sky West

M48 from Deep Sky West

Technical card

Resolution: 2347x1766

Dates:Jan. 30, 2017

Frames: 16x600"

Integration: 2.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.78%

Astrometry.net job: 1476826

RA center: 123.360 degrees

DEC center: -5.708 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.971 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.389 degrees

Field radius: 1.212 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, NM, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest

Description

M48 captured by Deep Sky West with LRGB filters
Stacked with PixInsight 1.8
Processed with StarTools 1.4

This version has been cropped more tightly than http://www.astrobin.com/285604/ and shows fewer background stars - used a smaller stretch (Develop) with StarTools.

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Vassar1976
Rowland Archer
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            Rowland Archer
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    M48 from Deep Sky West, 





    
        

            Rowland Archer
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B

Tightened up the star halos

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M48 from Deep Sky West, 





    
        

            Rowland Archer