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M78 - DSLR test, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger
M78 - DSLR test
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M78 - DSLR test

M78 - DSLR test, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger
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M78 - DSLR test

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion UK 6" Newton f 1/5

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000Da

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion UK 6" Newton f 1/5

Guiding cameras: ALccd5L-IIm

Software: Adobe Phosotshop CC 2018  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Accessory: Baader MPCC Mark III  ·  LACERTA OAG


Dates:Feb. 13, 2018

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2: 15x600" (2h 30') ISO800

Integration: 2h 30'

Flats: ~60

Bias: ~60

Avg. Moon age: 27.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.25%

Temperature: -4.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1928589

RA center: 5h 46' 46"

DEC center: +0° 3' 3"

Pixel scale: 1.562 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 331.905 degrees

Field radius: 0.999 degrees


Resolution: 3837x2547

Locations: Beyenburg, Wuppertal, NRW, Germany

Description

Just wanted to know what can be achieved with a Canon 1000Da on M78. This is really a difficult object, but a sweet one.

My thoughts: Too difficult for my equipment right now.

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M78 - DSLR test, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger