Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  Flaming Star Nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  The star 19Aur
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IC 405 - Flaming Star Nebula - Bicolor, 



    
        

            Martin Junius
IC 405 - Flaming Star Nebula - Bicolor
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IC 405 - Flaming Star Nebula - Bicolor, 



    
        

            Martin Junius
IC 405 - Flaming Star Nebula - Bicolor
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100ED APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100ED APO Triplet

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Esprit 100 F5.5 flattener

Software: Adobe Lightroom Classic CC  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT  ·  Starnet++  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Cartes du Ciel

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance 2"


Dates:Jan. 21, 2020March 21, 2020March 22, 2020March 23, 2020March 25, 2020March 26, 2020March 27, 2020

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 65x900" (gain: 120.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 16.2 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~107

Flat darks: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 16.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 19.60

Temperature: 4.43


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3367795

RA center: 5h 15' 44"

DEC center: +34° 22' 4"

Pixel scale: 1.725 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.895 degrees

Field radius: 1.172 degrees


Resolution: 4045x2750

Locations: Dellbrück, Köln, NW, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Bicolor processing, very similar to my recent IC 1848.

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IC 405 - Flaming Star Nebula - Bicolor, 



    
        

            Martin Junius