Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1590  ·  NGC 281  ·  Sh2-184
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NGC281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC281 Pacman Nebula

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NGC281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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NGC281 Pacman Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV
Imaging Cameras
Atik 490EX Mono
Filters
Chroma H-alpha 3nm Bandpass · Chroma OIII 3nm Bandpass · Chroma SII 3nm Bandpass
Accessories
Atik Filter Wheel EFW3 · ZWO EFW 7 x 36mm · ZWO OAG (Off-Axis Guider)
Software
Adobe Photoshop · Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator Pro (SGP) · Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SVX080T-3SV
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 22, 2021 ·  Sept. 23, 2021
Frames:
Chroma H-alpha 3nm Bandpass: 14x600" (2h 20') bin 1x1
Chroma OIII 3nm Bandpass: 14x600" (2h 20') bin 1x1
Chroma SII 3nm Bandpass: 14x600" (2h 20') bin 1x1
Integration:
7h
Avg. Moon age:
16.67 days
Avg. Moon phase:
95.71%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 00h52m21s.84

DEC center: +56°4047.0

Pixel scale: 1.569 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 34.661 degrees

Field radius: 0.886 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3144x2581

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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NGC281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            Stan Smith