Contains:  M 37, NGC 2099, M 36, NGC 1960, M 38, NGC 1912, IC 417, NGC 1907, NGC 1893, IC 410, The star χAur, The star φAur
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Auriga's Three Messier's same FOV, 





    
        

            Gary Leavitt
Auriga's Three Messier's same FOV

Auriga's Three Messier's same FOV

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Resolution: 1000x642

Dates:May 8, 2018

Frames: 15x50"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 46.05%

Astrometry.net job: 2251168

RA center: 84.703 degrees

DEC center: 33.862 degrees

Pixel scale: 27.253 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 347.353 degrees

Field radius: 4.498 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Twin Falls, Idaho, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

Captured Auriga's three Messier objects M37. 36 and 38 same FOV Constellation was low in western sky evening of May 8, 2018 show from my home observatory in Twin Falls, ID. Also noticed a fair amount of light pollution, but was fortunate to capture the three Messier's. Imaged at ISO 3200, 50 seconds, 15 lights, no flats, darks or bias frames with Canon 70D. Stacked in DSS and processed in PSCC.

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Auriga's Three Messier's same FOV, 





    
        

            Gary Leavitt