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Contains:  M 36, NGC 1960, M 38, NGC 1912, IC 417, NGC 1907, NGC 1893, IC 410, Flaming Star nebula, IC 405, The star χAur, The star φAur, The star 19Aur, The star 16Aur, The star 14Aur
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IC 405, IC 410, IC 417,  NGC 1931, NGC 1893,  NGC1907,  M36,  M38, 





    
        

            Steven Bellavia
IC 405, IC 410, IC 417,  NGC 1931, NGC 1893,  NGC1907,  M36,  M38

IC 405, IC 410, IC 417, NGC 1931, NGC 1893, NGC1907, M36, M38

Technical card

Resolution: 4500x3000

Dates:Dec. 18, 2018

Frames:Optolong 7nm Ha 2": 30x300" (gain: 100.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 2.5 hours

Darks: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 10.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 78.49%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -2.00

Astrometry.net job: 2425438

RA center: 5h 24' 24"

DEC center: +34° 19' 1"

Pixel scale: 5.054 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 358.424 degrees

Field radius: 3.796

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a narrow-band, wide field (approx. 6 deg x 4 deg, or 12 x 8 full moons) image of a patch of sky, in Auriga.
This area of the sky contains many interesting objects: The Pinwheel Cluster (M36), The Starfish Cluster (M38), star clusters NGC 1893 and NGC 1907, The Spider Nebula, IC417 (SH2-234, LBN 804, Ced 46), The Fly nebula, NGC 1931 (SH2-237, LBN 810, Ced 49), The Tadpoles (IC 410) and The Flaming Star Nebula, (Caldwell 31, IC405, SH2-229, VdB 34, LBN 795, Ced 42).

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IC 405, IC 410, IC 417,  NGC 1931, NGC 1893,  NGC1907,  M36,  M38, 





    
        

            Steven Bellavia