Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Eridanus (Eri)  ·  Contains:  IC 2118  ·  The star 63Eri  ·  The star λEri  ·  The star ψEri  ·  Witch Head nebula
IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal
IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula
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IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula

IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal
IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula
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IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen VSD 100 f/3.8

Imaging cameras: Canon 5D Mark II

Mounts: Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS Optics 60mm Helical Sucher

Guiding cameras: M-Gen Guiding Kamera

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS 6  ·  Fitswork4  ·  APT - Astro Photography Tool APT 3.00  ·  Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3 Beta 51 DSS DeepSkyStacker

Accessory: Lacerta MGEN2


Dates:Jan. 2, 2019

Frames: 40x360" (4h)

Integration: 4h

Avg. Moon age: 26.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.92%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2664501

RA center: 5h 3' 10"

DEC center: -8° 12' 32"

Pixel scale: 5.359 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.765 degrees

Field radius: 3.233 degrees


Resolution: 1824x2743

Locations: ATHOS Star-Campus, Las Tricias, La Palma, Spain

Data source: Traveller

Description

Data: 01.,02.01.19
Telescope: Vixen VSD 100 f3,8
Mount: SW AZ EQ6
Camera: Canon 5d MkII mod.
Integration time: 40x6min, ISO800
7 Darks, 24 Flats, 118 Bias
Postprocessing: DSS, FW4, PSCs6, Startools

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IC 2118 Witch Head Nebula, 



    
        

            Stefan Westphal