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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  The star 9Cas

Image of the day 11/14/2017

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    Abell 85 / CTB1, 


            Jens Zippel
    Abell 85 / CTB1
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    Abell 85 / CTB1

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi Epsilon 130D

    Imaging cameras: Atik 490EXm

    Mounts: EQ8

    Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

    Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon RGB E-Series  ·  OIII 3nm

    Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

    Dates:Oct. 25, 2017Nov. 2, 2017Nov. 6, 2017

    Astronomik Ha 6nm: 22x1200" bin 1x1
    OIII 3nm: 11x1200" bin 1x1
    Astrodon RGB E-Series: 36x300" bin 1x1

    Integration: 14.0 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 11.81 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 72.12%

    Basic astrometry details job: 1808808

    RA center: 23h 59' 30"

    DEC center: +62° 28' 1"

    Pixel scale: 2.993 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 15.486 degrees

    Field radius: 1.010 degrees

    Resolution: 1920x1489

    Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany


    In cooperation with Jurgen Beisser, Lilienthal who added 9,5 hrs. Ha and [OIII] with his FSQ85 and Atik 460 Exm. The total sum of integration time is 23,5 hrs.
    For more, visit my homepage



    Jens Zippel
    License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons


    • Final
      Abell 85 / CTB1, 


            Jens Zippel
      Abell 85 / CTB1, 


            Jens Zippel


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    Abell 85 / CTB1, 


            Jens Zippel