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Contains:  IC 2118, The star ψEri, Witch Head nebula
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Witch head experiment, 



    
        

            Carastro
Witch head experiment
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Witch head experiment

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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2412378

RA center: 5h 4' 39"

DEC center: -7° 13' 55"

Pixel scale: 2.795 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 260.816 degrees

Field radius: 1.343 degrees


Resolution: 2749x2098

Locations: Campsite East Sussex, East Sussex near Ticehurst, United Kingdom

Data source: Traveller

Description

I have long wanted to get this target but hopeless from home due to heavy LP and never had a chance to be in a dark location when it was up until now. But my FOV is too small and this is why it was an experiment.

Was horrified at the number of satelittes and planes that flew through the FOV, every single sub had at least one or a bunch of them - possibly geostationery satellites as some were in the same position as last month. Not enough data to process out and I have decided to give up on this target with my mono cameras and try again later with my DSLR which has a bigger FOV. If indeed I am in the right place at the right time.

3 x 600 Lum
+ 7 x 300 binned x 2
RGB 2 each binned

Atik460EX & WOZS71
HEQ5

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Carastro
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Witch head experiment, 



    
        

            Carastro