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Image of the day 01/10/2019

    NGC 1532, 


            Jonathan FERTIL
    NGC 1532
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    NGC 1532

    Technical card

    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Quattro 10CF

    Imaging cameras: ATIK 460ex Mono

    Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Quattro 10CF

    Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI178MM

    Focal reducers: Skywatcher F/4 coma corrector GPU

    Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Photoshop CC

    Filters: Baader Ha 7nm 1.25" Baader  ·  Baader L RGB Baader

    Dates:Jan. 1, 2019Jan. 3, 2019

    Baader L RGB Baader: 349x120" -10C bin 1x1
    Baader Ha 7nm 1.25" Baader: 35x300" -10C bin 1x1

    Integration: 14.5 hours

    Darks: ~50

    Flats: ~11

    Bias: ~1001

    Avg. Moon age: 26.21 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 12.76%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

    Mean SQM: 21.80

    Mean FWHM: 2.20

    Temperature: 15.00

    Basic astrometry details

    Astrometry.net job: 2447292

    RA center: 4h 12' 3"

    DEC center: -32° 51' 50"

    Pixel scale: 0.468 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 81.594 degrees

    Field radius: 0.440 degrees

    Resolution: 5303x4210

    Locations: Obstech (El Sauce Observatory), Rio Hurtado, Chile

    Data source: Backyard


    L: 349 x 120s Drizzle x2

    RGB: 64 x 120sx3

    Ha: 35 x 300s

    Total: 21H

    This image is made from a commercial observatory (Obstech) where I work and life, however I take advantage of the very good seeing and make my images for personally fun. my telescope is 5m from me among 25 others.


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    NGC 1532, 


            Jonathan FERTIL