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Widefield Rosette nebula, 



    
        

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Widefield Rosette nebula, 



    
        

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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 70-200 f4 IS L

Imaging cameras: Canon 40D Unmodified

Mounts: Paramount ME

Software: PIXINSIGHT PixInsinght 1.8 RC7

Filters: Astronomik CLS-CCD

Accessory: Canon 1.4x extender (Version I)


Dates:Jan. 6, 2013

Frames: 6x345" (34' 30")

Integration: 34' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 23.55 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.32%


Astrometry.net job: 101628

RA center: 6h 31' 52"

DEC center: +5° 48' 16"

Pixel scale: 4.386 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.297 degrees

Field radius: 2.275 degrees


Resolution: 3111x2067

Data source: Traveller

Description

A stack taken using my Canon 40D and my 70-200 f/4 L IS with a 1.4x extender, mounted on a friend's paramount ME, unguided

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Widefield Rosette nebula, 



    
        

            mlewis