Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Crab nebula  ·  M 1  ·  NGC 1952
The Crab Nebula, 



    
        

            Tony Granbäck
The Crab Nebula
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The Crab Nebula, 



    
        

            Tony Granbäck
The Crab Nebula
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron 8 inch SCT

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MC PRO/COOL

Mounts: AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI178MC

Focal reducers: Celestron 6.3 focal reducer / corrector

Software: Pixinsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Photoshop CS6  ·  GIMP 2.8


Dates:March 13, 2019

Frames: 39x240" (2h 36')

Integration: 2h 36'

Avg. Moon age: 6.43 days

Avg. Moon phase: 39.98%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2670871

RA center: 5h 34' 31"

DEC center: +22° 1' 15"

Pixel scale: 1.337 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 29.764 degrees

Field radius: 0.368 degrees


Resolution: 1600x1168

Locations: Balcony Observatory, Matfors, Västernorrland, Sweden

Data source: Backyard

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The Crab Nebula, 



    
        

            Tony Granbäck