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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3
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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Imaging cameras: QHY163M

Mounts: Celestron CGE Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  Photoshop CC 2017  ·  Astro Pixel Processor  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Optolong OIII 6.5nm  ·  Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance H-alpha 5 nm 36mm  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm

Accessory: QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  Feathertouch 2" focuser  ·  Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser  ·  QHYCCD QHY CCD Filter Wheel 7 x 36mm  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:July 8, 2018

Frames: 431x60"

Integration: 7.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 27.59%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2139510

RA center: 21h 35' 25"

DEC center: +57° 29' 31"

Pixel scale: 0.731 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.333 degrees

Field radius: 0.590 degrees


Resolution: 3494x4651

Locations: Starbase Walden, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Just over 7 total hours of integration across all 6 channels. Lots more data to play with here, but it's looking good so far!

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flywaldo@gmail.com
Eric Walden
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Elephant Trunk - LRGB - HA - O3, 



    
        

            Eric Walden