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Contains:  NGC 891
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NGC 891 with ASI 294 MC Pro

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:ORION Personnal 14" Newton customized

Imaging cameras:ZWO ASI 294MC ProZWO ASI290MM-Cool

Mount:EQ 8

Guiding telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 114/500

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI 120MM (Guiding)

Focal reducer:ASA Astrosysteme KORR2 0.73

Software:SIRILPHD2 Guiding PHDADOBE Photoshop CS2

Resolution: 2810x1914

Dates:Dec. 30, 2018

Frames: 160x90"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.18%

Astrometry.net job: 2444579

RA center: 35.642 degrees

DEC center: 42.344 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.438 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 47.899 degrees

Field radius: 0.207 degrees

Locations: GIMEUX, GIMEUX, CHARENTE, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

I love this galaxy because it reminds me the first pictures of the milky way I took in 1985.
Made with the ASI 294 MC Pro and Newton 350 f/3,6 (3 hours). 1 hour of short exposures with the ASI 290 MM cooled is aded for the details.

CS JF

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Author

jeffbax
Jeffbax Velocicaptor
License: None (All rights reserved)
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Background noise and star colors enhanced

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Background and contrast enhanced to save the faintest objects.

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Starless trial with photoshop.

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Background set to 24.

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NGC 891 with ASI 294 MC Pro, 





    
        

            Jeffbax Velocicaptor