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Contains:  M 1, Crab nebula, NGC 1952
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
First Light on the Crab, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...
First Light on the Crab

First Light on the Crab

Technical card

Resolution: 1341x1113

Dates:Nov. 6, 2013

Frames:Astronomik Ha 12nm 1.25'': 9x300" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~20

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 3.28 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 10.00 job: 96850

RA center: 83.633 degrees

DEC center: 22.008 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.166 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 125.249 degrees

Field radius: 0.282 degrees

Locations: Castenedolo, Castenedolo, Italy


First light with my new little toy!
SBIG ST-2000XM camera with Astronomik H alpha filter

First experience with a CCD after many year of DSLR

Nice sky HUGE turbolence!

More signal is needed but the first step is done



Edoardo Luca Radi...
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


First Light on the Crab, 


            Edoardo Luca Radi...

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