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M8

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132

Imaging cameras: QSI 583 wsg

Mounts: Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: William Optics P-Flat68

Software: CCDStack  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Cartes du Ciel  ·  Registax  ·  photoshop

Filters: SII 5nm  ·  OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm

Accessory: Sky-Watcher SW Electric Focuser


Dates:Oct. 5, 2013

Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 5x240" -15C bin 1x1
OIII 5nm: 5x600" -15C bin 1x1
SII 5nm: 5x600" -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Darks: ~10

Flats: ~10

Bias: ~10

Avg. Moon age: 0.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.26%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3362567

RA center: 18h 4' 11"

DEC center: -24° 22' 44"

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.169 degrees

Field radius: 0.695 degrees


Resolution: 3326x2504

Locations: Home, Perth, Australia

Data source: Backyard

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