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M78, 



    
        

            Taylor Ryle
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M78

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M78, 



    
        

            Taylor Ryle
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M78

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 30, 2022
Frames:
Optolong L-Pro 2": 219×30(1h 49′ 30″) (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 1×1
Integration:
1h 49′ 30″
Darks:
20
Flats:
30
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
27.57 days
Avg. Moon phase:
4.27%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 05h46m33s.50

DEC center: +00°0630.2

Pixel scale: 1.248 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -88.870 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 1.027 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4192x4192

File size: 24.9 MB

Locations: Home, Cedar Valley, UT, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

My first attempt at a reflection nebula, M78 seemed like a great one to start on. Unfortunately had to get rid of a lot of data due to satellites but the Hyperstar made the best out of my low amount of data.

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M78, 



    
        

            Taylor Ryle