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M42 2016, 



    
        

            Christiaan Berger
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M42 2016

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M42 2016, 



    
        

            Christiaan Berger
M42 2016
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M42 2016

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Quattro 8" CF

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60DAW

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Finder/Guider 9x50

Guiding cameras: QHY5V-IIc QHY5V mono

Focal reducers: Skywatcher F/4 coma corrector GPU

Software: Luc Coiffier's DeekSkyStacker  ·  StellariumScope  ·  Astro Photography tool  ·  Adobe Photoship CC  ·  Stark Labs PHD2 v2.4.1  ·  Stellarium

Filters: Astronomik CLS Clip Filter

Accessory: Unknown dewheater


Dates:Jan. 17, 2016Oct. 5, 2016

Frames:
Astronomik CLS Clip Filter: 11x240" (44') ISO795
Astronomik CLS Clip Filter: 18x300" (1h 30') ISO800 18C

Integration: 2h 14'

Avg. Moon age: 6.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.70%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3548521

RA center: 5h 35' 6"

DEC center: -5° 15' 7"

Pixel scale: 1.106 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 273.489 degrees

Field radius: 0.900 degrees


Resolution: 4966x3110

Locations: Home, Amersfoort, Utrecht, Netherlands

Data source: Backyard

Description

Had a new change last year to take images of this beautyfull object again.

This is my second time shooting this beauty with better results.

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M42 2016, 



    
        

            Christiaan Berger