Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6334  ·  NGC 6357
Cat's Paw and Lobster nebula, 


            Amir H. Abolfath
Cat's Paw and Lobster nebula
Powered byPixInsight

Cat's Paw and Lobster nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen VSD 100

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF 8300M

Mounts: Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SBIG OAG-8300

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi mono

Focal reducers: Vixen VSD reducer 0.79x

Software: The SkyX  ·  Photoshop  ·  Registar  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Images Plus

Filters: Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm  ·  B  ·  G  ·  R

B: 12x180" -10C bin 1x1
G: 12x180" -10C bin 1x1
Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm: 25x600" -10C bin 1x1
R: 12x180" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 6.0 hours

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2323643

RA center: 17h 22' 48"

DEC center: -35° 3' 7"

Pixel scale: 4.084 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 215.575 degrees

Field radius: 2.131 degrees

Resolution: 3000x2262

Data source: Traveller


Seeing: Very Good
Transparency: Good


Sky plot

Sky plot


Cat's Paw and Lobster nebula, 


            Amir H. Abolfath

In these public groups

The refractors!