Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
NGC 281 - Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            Barry E.
NGC 281 - Pacman Nebula
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NGC 281 - Pacman Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Orion 8" Newtonian

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 40D

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion ST 80

Guiding cameras: Orion Star Shoot Planetary Imager & Autoguider

Software: Nebulosity

Filters: Hutech IDAS LPS P2 2"


Dates:Oct. 4, 2011

Frames: 70x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 5.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.86%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 85344

RA center: 0h 52' 52"

DEC center: +56° 38' 9"

Pixel scale: 3.976 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.747 degrees

Field radius: 0.687 degrees


Resolution: 620x427

Locations: Mocksville, None; NC, None

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NGC 281 - Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            Barry E.