Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
NCG-281 in Ha, 



    
        

            Bert Seltzer
NCG-281 in Ha
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NCG-281 in Ha

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
AT 8" RC Astronomics badged GSO 8" Ritchey-Chretien
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683wsg QSI
Mounts
Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO AP Mach1
Filters
Baader Planetarium Narrow Band Ha
Software
Pixinsight 1.8 · Maxim
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
AT 8" RC Astronomics badged GSO 8" Ritchey-Chretien
Guiding Cameras
QSI 683wsg QSI

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 22, 2013
Frames:
8x900" (2h)
Integration:
2h
Avg. Moon age:
19.19 days
Avg. Moon phase:
79.46%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 119499

RA center: 00h53m01s.9

DEC center: +56°4001

Pixel scale: 0.697 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.463 degrees

Field radius: 0.392 degrees

Resolution: 620x466

Description

My very first venture into the realm of narrow band imaging. Had I know it would turn out this good, I would have taken care to frame it properly. None the less, for a first try, I'm pleased.

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NCG-281 in Ha, 



    
        

            Bert Seltzer