Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
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Pac Man embedded in dust clouds, 



    
        

            Michael S.
Pac Man embedded in dust clouds
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Pac Man embedded in dust clouds

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Pac Man embedded in dust clouds, 



    
        

            Michael S.
Pac Man embedded in dust clouds
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Pac Man embedded in dust clouds

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Lacerta Newtonian without name 10"

Imaging cameras: NIKON D5300a

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ8 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher finderscope 9x50

Guiding cameras: Lacerta M-Gen II Camera

Focal reducers: Pal Gyulai GPU Koma Korrector

Software: PixInsight 1.8  ·  Hartmut V Bornemann Flux  ·  Hartmut Bornemann GAME

Accessory: LACERTA MGEN Autoguider, V 2.30


Dates:July 11, 2015July 19, 2015Aug. 17, 2018

Frames: 67x600" (11h 10')

Integration: 11h 10'

Darks: 36

Flats: 30

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 11.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.91%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.90

Mean FWHM: 3.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2226070

RA center: 00h52m57s

DEC center: +56°3552

Pixel scale: 1.592 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.398 degrees

Field radius: 0.663 degrees


Resolution: 2500x1653

Locations: My lovely garden, J-City, Burgenland, Austria

Data source: Backyard

Description

I've combined old data with data from August 2018 to show those dust clouds around a well known deep sky object we often see.

;-)

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Pac Man embedded in dust clouds, 



    
        

            Michael S.