Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger
NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha
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NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha

NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger
NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha
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NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion UK 6" Newton f 1/5

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ5 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion UK 6" Newton f 1/5

Guiding cameras: ALccd5L-IIm

Software: PixInsight  ·  Astrophotography Tool (APT)

Filters: ZWO Ha 7nm 36mm

Accessory: OAG  ·  Baader MPCC Mark III  ·  ZWO EFW 7 x 36mm


Dates:Oct. 4, 2018

Frames:ZWO Ha 7nm 36mm: 27x240" (1h 48') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 1h 48'

Darks: ~60

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 24.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 26.90%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2386655

RA center: 0h 52' 55"

DEC center: +56° 37' 30"

Pixel scale: 1.042 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.284 degrees

Field radius: 0.845 degrees


Resolution: 4656x3520

Locations: Beyenburg, Wuppertal, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

This evening, my first objective was to improve myself in getting better at using APT and PHD2 with my new camera.

Nevertheless, I thought of sharing the frames that I could take with you.

Thanks for watching.

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NGC281 Pacman Nebula in Ha, 



    
        

            Tobias Artinger