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Contains:  NGC 2071, M 78, NGC 2068, NGC 2067, NGC 2064
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            Scotty Bishop


Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TPO 8" f/8 Ritchey-Chretien Astrograph

Imaging camera:Pentax K-3

Mount:iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescope or lens:Astromania 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding camera:MGEN II

Focal reducer:William Optics FFII

Software:Adobe Phosotshop CS6Luc Coiffier's DSS 4.1.0 64 bit

Resolution: 5012x2902

Dates:Nov. 11, 2018

Frames: 30x180" ISO1600

Integration: 1.5 hours

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 3.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.71%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -7.00 job: 2362992

RA center: 5h 46' 47"

DEC center: +0° 10' 26"

Pixel scale: 0.622 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 98.380 degrees

Field radius: 0.500

Data source: Backyard


I forgot to recheck focus on this one, so it's a little soft and will have to be reacquired. This was my last object of the night on this scope. I've wanted to attempt getting ti for a long time now.



Scotty Bishop
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            Scotty Bishop

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