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NGC281 - Pacman nebula in Ha (70min), 



    
        

            Jean-Baptiste Auroux
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NGC281 - Pacman nebula in Ha (70min)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TSA 102

Imaging cameras: Atik ONE 6.0

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi TSA 102

Guiding cameras: Atik GP

Focal reducers: Takahashi TOA-RD

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  PHD Guiding 2  ·  Atik Artemis

Filters: Astronomik Ha 6nm


Dates:Oct. 28, 2017

Frames:Astronomik Ha 6nm: 7x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 1.2 hours

Darks: ~64

Flats: ~16

Bias: ~101

Avg. Moon age: 7.91 days

Avg. Moon phase: 55.58%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Astrometry.net job: 1974920

RA center: 0h 52' 33"

DEC center: +56° 39' 40"

Pixel scale: 1.529 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.732 degrees

Field radius: 0.673 degrees


Resolution: 2453x2002

Locations: Fouras, Fouras, Charente-Maritime, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

A short try on the Pacman nebula, only 70 minutes in Ha, due to bad weather conditions and clouds... I will try again next year ! :)

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NGC281 - Pacman nebula in Ha (70min), 



    
        

            Jean-Baptiste Auroux