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Contains:  M 1, Crab nebula, NGC 1952
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Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) passing M 1 (Crab Nebula), 


Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) passing M 1 (Crab Nebula)

Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) passing M 1 (Crab Nebula)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Selfmade 443/2048 Newtonian f4.6

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-10 XME



Filter:SBIG CFW-9

Accessories:Baader RCC-1 Coma CorrectorSBIG AO-8

Resolution: 1620x1080

Dates:Sept. 24, 2014

Frames: 40x300" -25C

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.05%

Mean SQM: 21.40

Mean FWHM: 2.30 job: 1583152

RA center: 83.632 degrees

DEC center: 22.013 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.457 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.917 degrees

Field radius: 0.124 degrees


Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) passing in front of M 1 (Crab Nebula) 24.09.2014 01:26:30 - 02:52:30 UT
technical data / Telescope: Newtonian (d=443mm, f=2048mm) / Location: Emberger Alm, Kaernten, Austria / Camera: SBIG ST-10XME with AO-8 and CFW-9 / Exposure: 3.33 hours (luminance 16x5 min. bin 1x1, red 6x5 min. bin 2x2, green 6x5 min. bin 2x2, blue 12x5 min. bin 2x2)

Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) was discovered on 24.09.1960. It has a semi-major axis of 2.5677 AU and an orbital period of 4.11 years. Its diameter is app. 12-14 km.



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Asteroid 1965 (van de Kamp) passing M 1 (Crab Nebula),