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Flame and Horse Orion

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Esprit 120 APO

Imaging cameras: Nikon DAW Modified D750

Mounts: EQ8

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Soligor 400mm F5.6 Tele

Guiding cameras: ASI ZWO ASI 174MM Mono

Focal reducers: Telescope Service 0.79 Reducer

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2018  ·  AstroPixel Processor  ·  Alignmaster


Dates:Dec. 12, 2018

Frames: 40x180" (2h) ISO800 (gain: 0.00) 0C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h

Darks: 30

Flats: 30

Bias: 50

Avg. Moon age: 4.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.25%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Mean SQM: 20.54

Temperature: -2.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2414960

RA center: 05h40m54s.10

DEC center: -01°5533

Pixel scale: 3.604 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 69.482 degrees

Field radius: 1.630 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1137

Locations: Meldert @Home, Hoegaarden, Vlaams Brabant, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

A bit tired of shooting Wirtanen, there's really nothing to see but a green halo. I guess for a tail you would need better skies. So I used the clear sky for getting this fantastic area in Orion. With the bad winter weather there's not many opportunities to catch this over here.

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