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NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula , 



    
        

            SmackAstro
NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula
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NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:C9.25

Imaging cameras:SBIG ST-8300M

Mounts:Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO

Guiding telescopes or lenses:C9.25

Guiding cameras:SBIG ST-i Mono

Focal reducers:Starizona SCT Corrector

Software:CCDStackLightroomPhotoshop CC

Filters:Baader Planetarium GreenBaader Planetarium LuminanceBaader Planetarium RedBaader Planetarium Blue

Accessory:SBIG OAG-8300


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


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1742655

RA center: 21h 1' 34"

DEC center: +68° 0' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.655 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.445 degrees

Field radius: 0.381 degrees


Resolution: 3345x2523

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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Description: Tweaked to make the dust stand out a bit more.

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NGC 7023 - the Iris Nebula , 



    
        

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