Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Lepus (Lep)  ·  Contains:  M 79  ·  NGC 1904
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M79 from Michigan, 



    
        

            David Redwine
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M79 from Michigan

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M79 from Michigan, 



    
        

            David Redwine
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M79 from Michigan

Imaging telescopes or lenses: CELESTRON EdgeHD 800

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MC

Mounts: Celestron AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron RACI

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM

Focal reducers: Celestron Edge HD 800 f/0.7

Software: Celestron CPWI  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC 2017  ·  PixInsight  ·  APT

Filters: Baader Moon & Skyglow Filter 1.25"


Dates:Feb. 23, 2020

Frames: 13x15" (3' 15")

Integration: 3' 15"

Avg. Moon age: 29.41 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.02%


RA center: 05h24m16s.580

DEC center: -24°3329.30

Pixel scale: 0.535 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.769 degrees

Field radius: 0.434 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 4656x3520

Locations: Bluff Creek Observatory, Coleman, MI, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

M79 taken 11 degrees above horizon, due south.

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M79 from Michigan, 



    
        

            David Redwine