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Hemisphere:  Northern

Image of the day 09/24/2018

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    Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 


            Jens Zippel
    Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula
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    Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: LACERTA Newton ohne Namen 10"

    Imaging cameras: ASI ZWO 1600 MMC

    Mounts: EQ8

    Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight V1.8  ·  Maxim DL Pro 6

    Filters: Astrodon Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon RGB E-Series  ·  OIII 3nm

    Accessory: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

    Dates:Sept. 3, 2018Sept. 4, 2018Sept. 5, 2018Sept. 15, 2018Sept. 16, 2018

    Astrodon Ha 5nm: 154x300" bin 1x1
    OIII 3nm: 59x300" bin 1x1
    Astrodon RGB E-Series: 78x300" bin 1x1

    Integration: 24.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 16.77 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 37.09%

    Basic astrometry details job: 2260940

    RA center: 21h 20' 59"

    DEC center: +38° 48' 14"

    Pixel scale: 1.409 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 270.589 degrees

    Field radius: 0.613 degrees

    Resolution: 1920x2475

    Locations: Upper Borg Observatory, Bremen, Bremen, Germany

    Data source: Backyard


    More images and information about my backyard observatory on my homepage



    Jens Zippel
    License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons


    • Final
      Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 


            Jens Zippel
      Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 


            Jens Zippel


    Description: Original rotation of the image, as it came out of the camera.

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    Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 


            Jens Zippel