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Contains:  Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
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M97 - Owl Nebula, 


            Erik Westermann
M97 - Owl Nebula

M97 - Owl Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 800x800

Dates:Dec. 15, 2018

Frames: 12x300"

Integration: 1.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.40 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.23% job: 2423968

RA center: 168.702 degrees

DEC center: 55.023 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.078 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.289 degrees

Field radius: 0.169 degrees

Data source: Amateur hosting facility


M97 made up of three 10-minute imaging sessions dating back to 2016.

Processing focused on reducing noise while maintaining detail in the nebula.



Erik Westermann
License: None (All rights reserved)

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M97 - Owl Nebula, 


            Erik Westermann