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Contains:  NGC 1294, NGC 1293, IC 313, NGC 1283, NGC 1282, NGC 1278, NGC 1275, NGC 1273, NGC 1272, NGC 1270, NGC 1268, NGC 1267, NGC 1265, IC 312, NGC 1260, IC 310
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Abell 426, 


            George Simon
Abell 426

Abell 426

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TPO/GSO 6" f/6 Imaging Newtonian

Imaging camera:Canon 1100D

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:ORION Mini guide 50mm

Guiding camera:ORION SSAG

Software:GIMP2.10.8PHD2.6.5dev6Backyard EOS 3.1.16Nebulosity 3.3.3Startools

Accessory:Baader MPCC

Resolution: 1299x861

Dates:Dec. 5, 2018

Frames: 41x300" ISO800

Integration: 3.4 hours

Darks: ~16

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 27.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 3.44%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Mean SQM: 20.20

Temperature: 1.00 job: 2406306

RA center: 3h 20' 0"

DEC center: +41° 31' 19"

Pixel scale: 3.700 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 181.294 degrees

Field radius: 0.801

Locations: Home Observatory, Chesnee, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard


Stock camera.



George Simon
License: None (All rights reserved)


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