Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Ursa Major (UMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 3718
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NGC 3718, 


NGC 3718
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NGC 3718

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 10" f/3.9 Newtonian Astrograph  ·  Meade 2X Barlow Model 140 Gives 3X on setup

Imaging cameras: Canon 1200D full spectrum

Mounts: Celestron CGEM-DX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm Guide Scope 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: Orion StarShoot AutoGuider Pro Mono

Dates:May 10, 2019

Frames: 50x240"

Integration: 3.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.73 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.82%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2690120

RA center: 11h 32' 25"

DEC center: +53° 4' 19"

Pixel scale: 0.281 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 273.758 degrees

Field radius: 0.244 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1215

Locations: Cabin, Ely, Minnesota, United States

Data source: Backyard


Tried the 2X (which turns into 3X) on the 10" newtonian. Not quite as good as I had hoped. Maybe it is just the target, which is dimmer.


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 3718, 



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