Contains:  Flaming Star nebula, IC 405, The star 19Aur, The star 16Aur
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IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula, 


        Mike Pelzel
IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula

IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4894x6490

Dates: Nov. 10, 2017

Frames: Astrodon 5nm Ha: 11x900" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 21.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.18% job: 1808733

RA center: 79.106 degrees

DEC center: 34.327 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.437 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.116 degrees

Field radius: 1.622 degrees

Locations: Home, Virginia Beach, VA, None

Data source: Unknown


First light for my new Paramount MX +

Just some quick process to get an HA image to see how the system worked. Failed to mark auto flip in SGP, so had a limited number of exposures to work with. Still trying to remember how to do all this stuff, since I have not had a chance to image for about a year.



Mike Pelzel
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IC 405 Flaming Star Nebula, 


        Mike Pelzel