Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1973  ·  NGC 1975  ·  NGC 1977  ·  The star 42Ori  ·  The star 45Ori  ·  the Running Man Nebula

Image of the day 03/06/2021

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    Running Man Nebula, 



    
        

            Morris Yoder
    Running Man Nebula
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    Image of the day 03/06/2021

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Running Man Nebula, 



    
        

            Morris Yoder
      Running Man Nebula
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      Technical card

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: OPT/TPO 10" Imaging Newtonian

      Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY168C

      Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astromania 60mm Guide Scope

      Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

      Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  Deep sky stacker  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  Photoshop CS6

      Filters: Baader neodymium 2" UV/IR Cut

      Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  TeleVue Paracorr2


      Dates:Jan. 16, 2021

      Frames: 60x240" (4h) (gain: 10.00) -20C

      Integration: 4h

      Darks: ~40

      Flats: ~40

      Bias: ~40

      Avg. Moon age: 3.36 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 12.24%

      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 4280481

      RA center: 5h 35' 17"

      DEC center: -4° 49' 30"

      Pixel scale: 0.854 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 0.831 degrees

      Field radius: 0.701 degrees


      Resolution: 4928x3267

      Locations: Celestial Window Observatory, Montezuma, GA, United States

      Data source: Backyard

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