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Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO Newton 8" f/5

Imaging cameras: Nikon D700

Mounts: HEQ5

Guiding cameras: Point Grey Firefly MV monochrome

Focal reducers: TS Optics TS coma corrector

Software: PixInsight  ·  PHD guiding  ·  photoshop


Dates:Dec. 10, 2013Dec. 11, 2013

Frames: 63x480" (8h 24') ISO800

Integration: 8h 24'

Darks: 7

Flats: 31

Bias: 61

Avg. Moon age: 8.75 days

Avg. Moon phase: 64.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 140144

RA center: 05h46m48s.2

DEC center: +00°1228

Pixel scale: 1.911 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -91.858 degrees

Field radius: 0.975 degrees


Resolution: 2912x2239

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