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Contains:  NGC 281
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NGC281 "Pacman Nebula", 


            Bert Scheuneman
NGC281 "Pacman Nebula"

NGC281 "Pacman Nebula"

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:TS Optics APO80Q

Imaging camera:QSI 583 ws

Mount:Losmandy G11 Gemini II

Guiding telescope or lens:TS Optics APO80Q


Filters:Astrodon LRGB CCD Imaging Filters (E-Series)Ha 3nm

Resolution: 2000x1439

Dates:Dec. 16, 2013

Frames: 65x600"

Integration: 10.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 13.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.28% job: 142926

RA center: 0h 52' 39"

DEC center: +56° 34' 40"

Pixel scale: 2.934 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.261 degrees

Field radius: 1.004



Bert Scheuneman
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC281 "Pacman Nebula", 


            Bert Scheuneman