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Hemisphere:  Northern
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LBN 552, LDN 1228, 


            Jens Zippel
LBN 552, LDN 1228
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LBN 552, LDN 1228

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8"  ·  Takahashi Epsilon 130D

Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600 MMC  ·  Atik 490EXm

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

Filters: Astrodon RGB E-Series

Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Dates:March 30, 2018April 5, 2018April 6, 2018April 16, 2018

Baader Luminance: 1270x30" bin 1x1
Astrodon RGB E-Series: 222x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 29.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 60.35%

Basic astrometry details job: 2058620

RA center: 20h 58' 23"

DEC center: +78° 19' 48"

Pixel scale: 3.048 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 279.257 degrees

Field radius: 1.019 degrees

Resolution: 1920x1449

Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany


Another cooperation project with Marcel Drechsler.
Lumimance by Marcel, 11" RASA, ASI 1600m MMC,
Baader IR Pass: 1080 x 10", Baader Luminance: 1270 x 30".
RGB and final LRGB processing by me.



Jens Zippel
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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LBN 552, LDN 1228, 


            Jens Zippel