Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC1590  ·  NGC 281  ·  NGC281  ·  Sh2-184
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The Pacman nebula, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...
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The Pacman nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 110 Triplet APO

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-2000XM

Mounts: 10 Micron GM1000 HPS

Guiding cameras: 10Micron HPS System

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type III

Software: Pixinsight

Filters: Astrodon L CCD 1.25"  ·  Astrodon G CCD 1.25"

Dates:Oct. 14, 2017

Astrodon B CCD 1.25": 17x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon G CCD 1.25": 15x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon L CCD 1.25": 28x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon R CCD 1.25": 21x600" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.2 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 24.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.62%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Astrometry.net job: 1779470

RA center: 0h 52' 34"

DEC center: +56° 36' 33"

Pixel scale: 1.234 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.192 degrees

Field radius: 0.610 degrees

Resolution: 2843x2143


Here the Pacman Nebula catch during PixInUmbria 2017 PixiInisght Workshop, held in Agriturismo Poggio del Pero, Panicale, Italy

Thanks to the wonderful Umbria' sky

The L image was doubled via Drizze Process in PixInsight



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