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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4677, NGC 6543
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Cat's Eye Nebula (NGC6543), 


            Andrea Ferri
Cat's Eye Nebula (NGC6543)
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC8 f/8 Carbon Fibre

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6 goto

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO RC8 f/8 Carbon Fibre

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress LodeStar

Filters: Baader Planetarium Ha 2" 7nm  ·  Baader Planetarium O3 2" 8.5nm

Accessory: Moonlite 2.5" AutoFocuser

Dates:March 28, 2017March 29, 2017March 30, 2017March 31, 2017

Baader Planetarium Ha 2" 7nm: 33x900" bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium O3 2" 8.5nm: 36x900" bin 2x2

Integration: 17.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 2.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.54%

Basic astrometry details job: 2576354

RA center: 17h 58' 31"

DEC center: +66° 38' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.400 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 184.429 degrees

Field radius: 0.402 degrees

Resolution: 1654x1239

Locations: Pesaro, Pesaro, Pesaro, Italy

Data source: Backyard



Andrea Ferri
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Cat's Eye Nebula (NGC6543), 


            Andrea Ferri