Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)
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SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR, 



    
        

            Joostie
SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR
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SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.drogenberg.be
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SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR, 



    
        

            Joostie
SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR
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SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR

Link to TIFF/FITS: http://www.drogenberg.be

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
SkyWatcher Esprit 120 APO
Imaging Cameras
Nikon D750 (modified)
Mounts
Sky-Watcher EQ8
Filters
Optolong L-Pro 2" Nikon T-Ring
Accessories
Telescope Service 0.79 Reducer
Software
AstroPixel Processor · Adobe Photoshop
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Soligor 400mm F5.6 Tele
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI174MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 5, 2018
Frames:
Optolong L-Pro 2" Nikon T-Ring: 50x300" (4h 10') ISO800 (gain: 0.00) 0°C bin 1x1
Integration:
4h 10'
Darks:
30
Flats:
30
Bias:
70
Avg. Moon age:
24.71 days
Avg. Moon phase:
24.08%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00
Mean SQM:
20.30
Mean FWHM:
3.00
Temperature:
15.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2247525

RA center: 21h11m28s.1

DEC center: +59°4926

Pixel scale: 3.592 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 12.486 degrees

Field radius: 1.489 degrees

Resolution: 2294x1910

Locations: Meldert @Home, Hoegaarden, Vlaams Brabant, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

Very rarely a DSLR (without narrow band filters) is used to picture this object?

I found it as a side-catch on an earlier IC1396 wide-field, and got intrigued by it. The 'squid' will need a OIII layer to be added before it becomes visible I guess?

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SH 2-129 Cepheus (Flying Bat) DSLR, 



    
        

            Joostie