Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  Double cluster  ·  IC 1795  ·  IC 1805  ·  IC 1848  ·  NGC 1027  ·  NGC 129  ·  NGC 281  ·  NGC 869  ·  NGC 884  ·  NGC 896  ·  The constellation Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  The star Caph (βCas)  ·  The star Navi (γCas)  ·  The star Ruchbah (δCas)  ·  The star Schedar (αCas)  ·  The star εCas  ·  The star ζCas  ·  The star ηCas  ·  The star ηPer  ·  The star θCas  ·  The star κCas
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Cassiopeia: Open Clusters & Nebulas, 



    
        

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Cassiopeia: Open Clusters & Nebulas

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            ThomasR
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Cassiopeia: Open Clusters & Nebulas

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 50mm f/1.8 II @ f5.6

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60D mod

Mounts: SkyWatcher Star Adventurer

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades PixInsight

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS-D1 EOS CLIP

Accessory: Berlebach Report 312 Astro


Dates:July 23, 2018

Frames: 79x120" (2h 38') ISO800

Integration: 2h 38'

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~20

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 10.86 days

Avg. Moon phase: 83.68%

Temperature: 19.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3257049

RA center: 1h 42' 48"

DEC center: +60° 20' 42"

Pixel scale: 17.197 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 34.475 degrees

Field radius: 14.068 degrees


Resolution: 4902x3265

Locations: Balkon, Dresden, Sachsen, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

My very first image (https://www.astrobin.com/309906/C/?nc=user) was made with a standard Eos 60D. Now with the modified one I made Cassiopeia again. In addition to the striking nebulas, many open clusters are recognizable in this area.

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