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Contains:  IC 2948, lambda Cen nebula, IC 2944, The star λCen
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IC 2944 - 'Half a Chicken', 





    
        

            Rob Citroni
IC 2944 - 'Half a Chicken'

IC 2944 - 'Half a Chicken'

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky Rover 115mm triplet APO

Imaging camera:Canon 450D mod.

Mount:Sky-Watcher HEQ5 PRO

Guiding telescope or lens:50 x 190 guidescope

Guiding camera:QHYCCD QHY 5L-II-M

Focal reducer:Sky Rover 0.8x Reducer/Corrector

Software:PHD2APTDSSPS CC 2019

Filter:Optolong L-Pro

Resolution: 4215x2819

Dates:May 6, 2019

Frames:Optolong L-Pro: 32x120" ISO800

Integration: 1.1 hours

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 1.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 8.00

Astrometry.net job: 2682219

RA center: 174.666 degrees

DEC center: -63.221 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.652 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 304.041 degrees

Field radius: 1.164 degrees

Locations: SkyGlow Central, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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Rob Citroni
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IC 2944 - 'Half a Chicken', 





    
        

            Rob Citroni