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Contains:  IC 2944, IC 2948, IC2948, The star λCen, lam Cen, lambda Cen nebula
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Running Chicken Nebula ( ~ 4 hours of good subs), 


            Daniel Nobre
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Running Chicken Nebula ( ~ 4 hours of good subs)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Ritchey Chretien 200mm F/8

Imaging cameras: Canon 450D modified

Mounts: iOptron iEQ45

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ED80 apochromatic refractor Orion ED80

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M QHY5L II mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCD tele compressor CCDT67 - 0.67x Reducer

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Orion SkyGlow Astrophotography Filter 2 inch Orion Sky Glow 2"

Accessory: Telrad  ·  Shoestring Astronomy GPUSB

Dates:April 24, 2017

Frames: 75x180"

Integration: 3.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.71% job: 1557474

RA center: 11h 37' 56"

DEC center: -63° 18' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.013 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 48.621 degrees

Field radius: 0.664 degrees

Resolution: 4046x2429

Locations: Pandora Observatory, Pindamonhangaba, Sao Paulo, Brazil


Hi! Before the heavy cold front we are now experiencing here, I took in three days 3 3/4 hours of Running Chicken "good" subs ...well ...thats the result...! Thanks for watching this chicken! :-)



Daniel Nobre
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Running Chicken Nebula ( ~ 4 hours of good subs), 


            Daniel Nobre