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Image of the day 08/31/2018

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    LDN 1251, Anglerfish Nebula, 


            Maurice Toet
    LDN 1251, Anglerfish Nebula

    LDN 1251, Anglerfish Nebula

    Technical card

    Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi Epsilon-180ED

    Imaging camera:Canon EOS 5D Mark II

    Mount:Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO CP3

    Guiding telescope or lens:Vixen Guidescope 70S

    Guiding camera:Lacerta MGEN

    Software:Photoshop CCPixInsight

    Resolution: 2568x1704

    Dates:Aug. 28, 2016

    Frames: 101x300" ISO1600

    Integration: 8.4 hours

    Darks: ~100

    Flats: ~15

    Bias: ~200

    Avg. Moon age: 25.66 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 15.99%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

    Mean SQM: 21.50 job: 2214333

    RA center: 334.872 degrees

    DEC center: 75.370 degrees

    Pixel scale: 5.235 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 355.040 degrees

    Field radius: 2.241 degrees

    Locations: Dark Site, Hautes-Alpes, Étoile-Saint-Cyrice, France

    Data source: Traveller



    Maurice Toet

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    LDN 1251, Anglerfish Nebula, 


            Maurice Toet