Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lynx (Lyn)
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Abell 16, 


            Rauno Päivinen
Abell 16
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Abell 16

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C14

Imaging cameras: Atik 460EX

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: CELESTRON Travelscope 70/400

Guiding cameras: ASI120MM

Focal reducers: Optec NextGEN WideField 0.5X

Software: PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  Stark Labs .Nebulosity 3.1  ·  Astroart 5

Filters: Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 7nm  ·  OIII  ·  Hutech IDAS LPS P2 2"

Accessory: BYO Homeobservatory  ·  Atik EFW2 Filter Wheel

Dates:March 26, 2017

Frames: 35x480"

Integration: 4.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.44%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1510070

RA center: 6h 43' 46"

DEC center: +61° 44' 56"

Pixel scale: 0.467 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.764 degrees

Field radius: 0.230 degrees

Resolution: 2620x2404


Faint Abell 16 planetary in Lynx. Image is stracked from Halfa and OIII channels (mono) total 4h40min of light with C14. OIII is little bit brighter channel if you want to image this.


Sky plot

Sky plot


Abell 16, 


            Rauno Päivinen