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IC434: my best result so far, 



    
        

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IC434: my best result so far
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IC434: my best result so far

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IC434: my best result so far, 



    
        

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IC434: my best result so far
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IC434: my best result so far

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SV70T SV70T 70 MM F/6 APO TRIPLET REFRACTOR TELESCOPE

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MC-Cool

Mounts: Celestron CG-5 Advanced GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Magnificent Mini Autoguider

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG StarShoot AutoGuider

Software: APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  Stark Labs PHD 1.14.0  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS3 PS CS3

Accessory: Stellarvue focal reducer/flattener  ·  QHYCCD PoleMaster


Dates:Nov. 29, 2019Nov. 30, 2019

Frames: 53x240" (3h 32') (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 3h 32'

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~75

Avg. Moon age: 3.44 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: -12.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3094598

RA center: 5h 40' 54"

DEC center: -2° 21' 3"

Pixel scale: 4.651 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 27.981 degrees

Field radius: 1.779 degrees


Resolution: 1609x2235

Locations: St Alexandre, St Alexandre, Quebec, Canada

Data source: Traveller

Description

All I can say if that I am quite happy with this result.

Ghee I love my Stellarvue 70mm.

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Description: Slightly more sharpness and contrast.

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Description: Reprocessed including the star reduction technique in PS, to pop-out a tad more the nebulosity.

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IC434: my best result so far, 



    
        

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