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NGC 281 Pacman Nebula, 





    
        

            Pharmastro
NGC 281 Pacman Nebula

NGC 281 Pacman Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher 200/1000 Newton

Imaging camera:Canon 1000D defiltered

Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Skywatcher 50mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:i-Nova PLB-C2

Software:PixInsightAstrophotography Tool (APT)PHD2

Filter:Baader UHC-S

Accessory:Baader MPCC mark III

Resolution: 2412x2174

Dates:Sept. 19, 2017

Frames: 67x300" ISO800 16C

Integration: 5.6 hours

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~24

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 28.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.61%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Astrometry.net job: 2154338

RA center: 13.168 degrees

DEC center: 56.686 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.162 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.541 degrees

Field radius: 0.524 degrees

Locations: Home, Limoges, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

Quite happy how this picture tourned out, despite the heavy light pollution.

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Pharmastro
Pharmastro
License: Attribution Creative Commons
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NGC 281 Pacman Nebula, 





    
        

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