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HH555 in The Pelican, 



    
        

            Steve MacDonald
HH555 in The Pelican
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HH555 in The Pelican

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky watcher Esprit 100mm Esprit 100 Pro f/5.5

Imaging cameras: Moravian G2-8300FW G2-8300 + FW

Mounts: Skywatcher Eq6

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MC ZWO

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Flattener

Software: Sequence Generator Pro, PHD2 SGP + PHD2  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm  ·  Baader O3 1.25'' 7nm  ·  Baader SII 8nm 1,25" SII 8nm 1,25"


Dates:June 27, 2019July 2, 2019

Frames:
Baader Ha 1.25" 7nm: 30x1200" bin 1x1
Baader O3 1.25'' 7nm: 30x1200" bin 1x1
Baader SII 8nm 1,25" SII 8nm 1,25": 30x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 30.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.10%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2782830

RA center: 20h 48' 33"

DEC center: +44° 18' 21"

Pixel scale: 2.010 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.517 degrees

Field radius: 1.123 degrees


Resolution: 1824x1350

Locations: BYO, Limassol, Cyprus

Data source: Backyard

Description

A closer up of the top of the Pelican's head. Originally meant to be a crop but after several versions (!!) I decided to leave it wide field. I've left some green in as I think it adds to the image.

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Description: On revision, I took out the green and brightened the image up a bit. Amazing how different it looked once uploaded.

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HH555 in The Pelican, 



    
        

            Steve MacDonald