Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
APOD - 11/22/18 - NGC  281 - The Pac-Man Nebula in Bi-Color, 



    
        

            Jeremiah Roth
APOD - 11/22/18 - NGC  281 - The Pac-Man Nebula in Bi-Color
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APOD - 11/22/18 - NGC 281 - The Pac-Man Nebula in Bi-Color

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED APO

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600MM-Cooled

Mounts: Celestron CGX

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120 MM-S

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7X Focal Reducer/Field Flattener

Filters: Astrodon 3nm OIII Narrowband Filter - 1.25"  ·  Astrodon 3nm H-Alpha Narrowband Filter - 1.25"


Frames:
Astrodon 3nm H-Alpha Narrowband Filter - 1.25": 350x180" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon 3nm OIII Narrowband Filter - 1.25": 160x180" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 25.5 hours

Darks: ~50

Bias: ~50

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 9.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2376605

RA center: 0h 52' 39"

DEC center: +56° 39' 39"

Pixel scale: 1.158 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 14.565 degrees

Field radius: 0.747 degrees


Resolution: 2942x3593

Locations: Home, Tampa, Florida (FL), United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first ever image of the Pac-Man. Took about a month to get all this data due to clouds. But I'm happy with this as my first attempt.

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APOD - 11/22/18 - NGC  281 - The Pac-Man Nebula in Bi-Color, 



    
        

            Jeremiah Roth