Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Great Nebula in Orion  ·  M 42  ·  M 43  ·  NGC 1976  ·  NGC 1982  ·  The star θ1Ori  ·  The star θ2Ori
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Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor
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Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor, 



    
        

            Jim Matzger
Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor
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Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes APM 152/1200 ED APO

Imaging cameras: QSI 690WSG QSI

Mounts: Astro-Physics AP1100 mount

Guiding telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes APM 152/1200 ED APO

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Diffraction Limited Maxim DL 6.0  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance 3nm Ha

Accessory: Astrohaven Dome


Dates:March 2, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance 3nm Ha: 5x120" (10') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance 3nm Ha: 5x300" (25') bin 1x1

Integration: 35'

Avg. Moon age: 4.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1479063

RA center: 05h35m09s

DEC center: -05°2428

Pixel scale: 0.627 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.944 degrees

Field radius: 0.335 degrees


Resolution: 3006x2404

Locations: Astro La Vista Observatory, Prescott, AZ, United States

Description

I took a few HA test shots of Orion with my new 6 inch refractor from APM in Germany.

www.astrolavistaobservatory.com

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Orion - First Light APM 152/1200 Refractor, 



    
        

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