Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  M 38  ·  NGC 1907  ·  NGC 1912
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M 38 & NGC 1907, 



    
        

            Chuck Manges
M 38 & NGC 1907
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M 38 & NGC 1907

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C1100 Edge HD + Hyperstar

Imaging cameras: QHY163M

Mounts: Orion HDX110

Focal reducers: Starzona Hyperstar

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6


Dates:Oct. 15, 2017

Frames:
Optolong 2" BLUE: 20x30" bin 1x1
Optolong 2" GREEN: 20x30" bin 1x1
Optolong 2" LUM: 30x30" bin 1x1
Optolong 2" RED: 20x30" bin 1x1
Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm: 25x120" bin 1x1

Integration: 1.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2064654

RA center: 5h 27' 18"

DEC center: +35° 43' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.398 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.744 degrees

Field radius: 1.074 degrees


Resolution: 4486x3237

Data source: Unknown

Description

M38 (NGC 1912) is an open cluster 4,200 ly away in the constellation of Auriga. Below M38 is the smaller open cluster NGC 1907 which is 4,500 ly away.

L- 30x30
RGB- 20x30 each
Ha-25x120

1h 35m

Camera: QHY163M
Telescope: 11"Celestron EdgeHD(F/2)
Mount: Orion HDX-110

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