Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  30 tau CMa  ·  NGC 2362  ·  The star τCMa
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Caldwell 64 - NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster , 



    
        

            Geoff Scott
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Caldwell 64 - NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster , 



    
        

            Geoff Scott
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Bintel (GSO) BT200 8" f/4 Imaging Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 40D

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ-6 Goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion USA ShortTube 80

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Superstar

Focal reducers: MPCC

Software: Binary Rivers Backyard EOS  ·  photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  EQASCOM  ·  Imaginova Starry Night Pro  ·  PHD

Filters: HUTECH IDAS LPS P2


Dates:Feb. 3, 2013

Frames: 5x90" (7' 30") ISO800

Integration: 7' 30"

Darks: 120

Bias: 70

Avg. Moon age: 22.06 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Temperature: 22.00


Astrometry.net job: 111845

RA center: 7h 18' 41"

DEC center: -24° 57' 12"

Pixel scale: 1.449 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.087 degrees

Field radius: 0.434 degrees


Resolution: 1741x1275

Locations: Willetton, Willetton, Western Australia, Australia

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Caldwell 64 - NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster , 



    
        

            Geoff Scott