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ngc1579 aka Trifid of the North, 





    
        

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ngc1579 aka Trifid of the North

ngc1579 aka Trifid of the North

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:GSO Newton 8" f/5

Imaging camera:Nikon D700

Mount:Sky-Watcher HEQ5

Software:PixInsightphotoshopPHD guiding

Resolution: 3835x2505

Dates:Oct. 7, 2013Oct. 12, 2013Oct. 29, 2013

Frames: 54x480" ISO800

Integration: 7.2 hours

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~31

Bias: ~61

Avg. Moon age: 11.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.06%

Astrometry.net job: 91874

RA center: 67.621 degrees

DEC center: 34.992 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.902 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.719 degrees

Field radius: 1.210 degrees

Data source: Unknown

Description

This area is awfully difficult, especially using unmodded DSLR !

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ngc1579 aka Trifid of the North, 





    
        

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