Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  NGC 6334
NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette
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NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette

NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath
NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette
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NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Star 71 II

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MC

Software: DeepSkyStacker (DSS) deepskystacker  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD 2  ·  APT  ·  Adobe Systems Inc. Photoshop CC 2019

Filters: ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm  ·  ZWO Ha 1.25"  ·  ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm

Accessory: Orion Dew Zapper Orion Controller and Heating Bands


Dates:May 15, 2019May 29, 2019June 4, 2019

Frames:
ZWO Ha 1.25": 104x180" (5h 12') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO OIII 1.25" 7nm: 41x180" (2h 3') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1
ZWO SII 1.25" 7 nm: 41x180" (2h 3') (gain: 139.00) -27C bin 1x1

Integration: 9h 18'

Darks: 80

Bias: 400

Avg. Moon age: 12.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 37.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2730100

RA center: 17h20m01s.7

DEC center: -35°5830

Pixel scale: 2.259 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.996 degrees

Field radius: 1.725 degrees


Resolution: 4464x3208

Locations: Home Observatory, Wynyard, Tasmania, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC6334 the Cat's Paw Nebula in the Hubble Palette.

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NGC6334 Cat's Paw Nebula in Hubble Palette, 



    
        

            Mark Forteath