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North America Nebula in RGB-Ha, 



    
        

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North America Nebula in RGB-Ha
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North America Nebula in RGB-Ha

North America Nebula in RGB-Ha, 



    
        

            stevebryson
North America Nebula in RGB-Ha
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North America Nebula in RGB-Ha

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
ED80
Imaging Cameras
SBIG ST-8300C
Mounts
Orion Atlas EQ-G
Filters
Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter · Orion H‑Alpha 7nm
Accessories
Orion Thin OAG · William Optics FF/FR 0.8x Tipo II
Software
PixInsight · Microprojects Equinox Image · photoshop · Nebulosity
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ED80
Guiding Cameras
The Imaging Source DMK 21AF04

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 30, 2013 ·  Sept. 3, 2013 ·  Sept. 5, 2013 ·  Sept. 6, 2013
Frames:
Orion H‑Alpha 7nm: 12x1800" (6h) -15°C bin 2x2
Orion SkyGlow 2" Imaging Filter: 51x900" (12h 45') -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
18h 45'
Avg. Moon age:
13.16 days
Avg. Moon phase:
8.90%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
5.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 88992

RA center: 20h58m59s.8

DEC center: +44°0936

Pixel scale: 5.577 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.056 degrees

Field radius: 1.491 degrees

Resolution: 1152x1542

Locations: Home, San Rafael, California, United States

Description

Single shot RGB color, with Hydrogen-alpha for luminance

Comments

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North America Nebula in RGB-Ha, 



    
        

            stevebryson