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Contains:  The star Sirius (αCMa)
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Sirius A - The Dog Star , 


            Oliver Czernetz
Sirius A - The Dog Star

Sirius A - The Dog Star

Technical card

Resolution: 1859x1303 job: 1601235

RA center: 101.273 degrees

DEC center: -16.737 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.353 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.315 degrees

Field radius: 0.742 degrees


Sirius A - The Dog Star
A white main-sequence star of spectral type A1V, located in Canis Major at a distance of ~8.6 ly.

Found this old data from 2013, one of the first objects I did when I started Astrophotography
Had to do a re-edit ;)

Leibnitz, 07.03.2013
19 x 6s ISO 800
18 x 6s ISO 1600
29 Dark Frames

SkyWatcher 200/1000 F5 Newtonian
Canon EOS 1100 D unmodded
Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro SynScan

Processing: Oliver Czernetz
Software: Fitswork, Deep Sky Stacker, RegiStar, Photoshop CS5E

Hope you like & enjoy, and as always: Feedback highly appreciated. Thanks for looking!



Oliver Czernetz
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


Sirius A - The Dog Star , 


            Oliver Czernetz