Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Gemini (Gem)  ·  Contains:  IC 444  ·  The star μGem
IC 444, 



    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel
IC 444
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IC 444

IC 444, 



    
        

            Lawrence E. Hazel
IC 444
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IC 444

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100ED APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300C

Mounts: Orion USA Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA 80mm short tube

Guiding cameras: Orion Starshoot autoguider

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  SBIG CCDOps  ·  Noel Carboni's Astro Tools for PhotoShop  ·  Noiseware Community Edition  ·  Star Spikes Pro 3  ·  Photoshop 7.0

Filters: Lumicon Deep Sky


Dates:Nov. 21, 2017

Frames: 15x600" (2h 30')

Integration: 2h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 2.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.06%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1828945

RA center: 06h21m30s.2

DEC center: +23°0513

Pixel scale: 1.989 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.792 degrees

Field radius: 1.241 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1447

Locations: my backyard, Lake Placid, Florida, United States

Description

I'm wondering which object in the field really is designated as IC 444. There seems to be a

discrepancy in position in my data sources.

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