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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  IC 2118, Witch Head nebula
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Witch Head Nebula, 



    
        

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Witch Head Nebula
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Witch Head Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 80 ED TRIPLET F/6 APO

Imaging cameras: Nikon D3300 (modified)

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Software: PixInsight  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.6

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D1

Accessory: Explore Scientific 2" Field Flattener


Dates:Jan. 19, 2018

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-D1: 230x60" ISO1600

Integration: 3.8 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 2.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1897994

RA center: 5h 5' 31"

DEC center: -6° 57' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.636 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.715 degrees

Field radius: 1.315 degrees


Resolution: 3360x4710

Locations: Backyard, Dacula, GA, United States

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