Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  M 97  ·  NGC 3587  ·  Owl nebula
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Messier 97 - Owl Nebula, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
Messier 97 - Owl Nebula
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Messier 97 - Owl Nebula

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Messier 97 - Owl Nebula, 



    
        

            Eric Walden
Messier 97 - Owl Nebula
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Messier 97 - Owl Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Imaging cameras: QHY163M

Mounts: Celestron CGE Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 150ED - 150mm f/7

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar x2

Software: Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Photoshop CC 2017  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm

Accessory: QHYCCD OAG-M  ·  Starizona Microtouch Autofocuser  ·  Feathertouch 2" focuser  ·  QHYCCD QHY CCD Filter Wheel 7 x 36mm  ·  QHYCCD Polemaster


Dates:March 6, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 30x60" (30') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 30x60" (30') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 120x30" (1h) (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen2 36mm: 30x60" (30') (gain: 120.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 30'

Darks: 60

Flats: 60

Flat darks: 60

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 29.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2571601

RA center: 11h14m55s.9

DEC center: +55°0112

Pixel scale: 0.732 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.595 degrees

Field radius: 0.586 degrees


Resolution: 4589x3491

Locations: Starbase Walden, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 97 - Owl Nebula, 



    
        

            Eric Walden