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Image of the day 09/10/2018

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    Sh2-9 and Globular Cluster M4, 



    
        

            Alberto Pisabarro
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    Sh2-9 and Globular Cluster M4

    Image of the day 09/10/2018

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Sh2-9 and Globular Cluster M4, 



    
        

            Alberto Pisabarro
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      Sh2-9 and Globular Cluster M4

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

      Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

      Mounts: Paramount MyT

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

      Software: Software Bisque TheSky X  ·  Focus Max  ·  Pisinsight 1.8  ·  MaxIm DL Ver. 5.24

      Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  AstroDon 5nm H-Alpha filter  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2

      Accessory: Robofocus  ·  Drew buster controler


      Dates:Aug. 28, 2018

      Frames:
      AstroDon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 9x1800" -20C bin 1x1
      Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 15x600" -20C bin 1x1
      Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 15x600" -20C bin 1x1
      Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 18x600" -20C bin 1x1
      Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 12x600" -20C bin 1x1

      Integration: 14.5 hours

      Avg. Moon age: 16.62 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 96.16%

      Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00


      Astrometry.net job: 2229968

      RA center: 16h 22' 0"

      DEC center: -25° 59' 1"

      Pixel scale: 2.094 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -89.936 degrees

      Field radius: 1.176 degrees


      Resolution: 3288x2356

      Data source: Amateur hosting facility

      Remote source: DeepSkyWest

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      Sh2-9 and Globular Cluster M4, 



    
        

            Alberto Pisabarro