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"Thor's Helmet Nebula"   NGC2359, 


            Shaihulud - デイビッド
"Thor's Helmet Nebula"   NGC2359

"Thor's Helmet Nebula" NGC2359

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Skywatcher "Shai-hulud Tooth"

Imaging camera:QHYCCD QHY174MM

Mount:Skywatcher AZ-EQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Without

Guiding camera:Without

Focal reducer:Without



Resolution: 1850x1119

Dates:Nov. 17, 2018

Frames: 256x10"

Integration: 0.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.65% job: 2386424

RA center: 109.651 degrees

DEC center: -13.215 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.010 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 48.652 degrees

Field radius: 0.303 degrees

Data source: Backyard



Shaihulud - デイビッド
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

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"Thor's Helmet Nebula"   NGC2359, 


            Shaihulud - デイビッド