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Contains:  Helix nebula, NGC 7293
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First Light:  Atik Horizon - NGC 7293 Helix, 


First Light:  Atik Horizon - NGC 7293 Helix

First Light: Atik Horizon - NGC 7293 Helix

Technical card

Resolution: 3738x2672

Dates:Sept. 23, 2017

Frames: 45x60"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.22% job: 1743653

RA center: 337.412 degrees

DEC center: -20.817 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.123 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.549 degrees

Field radius: 0.717 degrees

Locations: Home Backyard, Atlanta, Georgia, United States


First night out with the new Atik Horizon Camera.

This is one of my images taken during beta testing!

Conditions were terrible and I believe the Hyper Star adapter I was using was not correct for this camera which caused other issues. Even with all this, it turned out to be a pretty nice image!



License: None (All rights reserved)

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First Light:  Atik Horizon - NGC 7293 Helix,