Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7380
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NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula HOO, 


            Michael Caller
NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula HOO
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NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula HOO

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Esprit 100 ED

Imaging cameras: ZWO 1600MM-C

Mounts: EQ6 R Pro SkyWatcher

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Altair astro 60mm guide scope Guidescope

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro GP Cam2 130 mono Guide Camrea

Software: PixInsight PinInsight 1.8.6  ·  Photoshop CC 2019  ·  PhD 2  ·  DDS  ·  APT  ·  QHY-CCD Polemaster Software Polemaster

Filters: ZWO 36mm 7nm OIII  ·  ZWO 36mm 7nm Ha

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Ultimate Powerbox Ultimate Powerbox  ·  Pegasus Astro FocusCube  ·  Intel Compute Stick  ·  gamepad Joystick  ·  Homemade GPS unit

Dates:May 31, 2019

ZWO 36mm 7nm Ha: 41x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
ZWO 36mm 7nm OIII: 39x180" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 4.0 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 26.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.60%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2798210

RA center: 22h 47' 26"

DEC center: +58° 8' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.412 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 272.241 degrees

Field radius: 1.070 degrees

Resolution: 4342x3306

Locations: Backyard, South Croydon, Surrey, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula

My Ha data was really good however my OII wasn't so great, I'm still pleased with the outcome although it is very noisy I'm still playing with gain settings.

Comments welcome, especially with regards to Noise I need to improve in this area.


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NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula HOO, 


            Michael Caller