Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Canes Venatici (CVn)  ·  Contains:  M 3  ·  NGC 5272
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            Eric Walden
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            Eric Walden
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Messier 3

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7
Imaging Cameras
QHY163M
Mounts
Celestron CGE Pro
Filters
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 · Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm · Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm
Accessories
QHYCCD OAG-M · QHYCCD QHY CCD Filter Wheel 7 x 36mm · Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser · Feathertouch 2" focuser · QHYCCD Polemaster
Software
Seqence Generator Pro · PHD2 Guiding · Photoshop CC 2017 · Astro Pixel Processor
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Acquisition details

Dates:
June 7, 2018 ·  June 8, 2018 ·  June 14, 2018
Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 60x60" (1h) (gain: 120.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 70x60" (1h 10') (gain: 120.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 170x30" (1h 25') (gain: 120.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 69x60" (1h 9') (gain: 120.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
4h 44'
Darks:
60
Flats:
30
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
15.80 days
Avg. Moon phase:
25.39%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2128893

RA center: 13h42m09s.4

DEC center: +28°2208

Pixel scale: 0.731 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 180.090 degrees

Field radius: 0.577 degrees

Resolution: 4576x3377

Locations: Starbase Walden, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden