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NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula , 





    
        

            SmackAstro
NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula

NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:C9.25

Imaging camera:SBIG ST-8300M

Mount:Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO

Guiding telescope or lens:C9.25

Guiding camera:SBIG ST-i Mono

Focal reducer:Starizona SCT Corrector

Software:Photoshop CCLightroomCCDStack

Filters:Baader Planetarium LuminanceBaader Planetarium BlueBaader Planetarium GreenBaader Planetarium Red

Accessory:SBIG OAG-8300

Resolution: 3243x2421

Dates:Sept. 15, 2017

Frames:
Baader Planetarium Blue: 15x600" -16C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green: 17x600" -16C bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Luminance: 30x600" -16C
Baader Planetarium Red: 18x600" -16C bin 2x2

Integration: 13.3 hours

Darks: ~11

Flats: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 24.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.61%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 17.00

Astrometry.net job: 1732650

RA center: 315.401 degrees

DEC center: 68.002 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.656 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.283 degrees

Field radius: 0.369 degrees

Locations: Carr Astronomical Observatory, Blue Mountain, Ontario, Canada

Description

The Iris Nebula captured from the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada-Toronto Centre's Carr Astronomical Observatory.

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NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula , 





    
        

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