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Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles, 



    
        

            Jared Holloway
Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles
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Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles

Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles, 



    
        

            Jared Holloway
Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles
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Flaming Star Nebula & The Tadpoles

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
TPO Ultra Wide Field
Mounts
Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro
Filters
OPTOLONG L-ENHANCE FILTER
Software
SharpCap Pro Sharcap Pro · Photoshop CC 2019 Photoshop CC · Deek Sky Stacker · AstroPhotographyTool ATP
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
ZWO 30mm f/4 Mini Guide Scope ZWO 30F4 ZWO 30F4
Guiding Cameras
zwo asi 224 mc

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 2, 2021
Frames:
Optolong 2" L-eNhanced: 30x300" (2h 30') ISO800
Integration:
2h 30'
Darks:
15
Flats:
50
Flat darks:
50
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
18.25 days
Avg. Moon phase:
86.89%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
8.00
Temperature:
-3.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4972356

RA center: 05h20m15s.8

DEC center: +34°0325

Pixel scale: 6.142 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.935 degrees

Field radius: 3.190 degrees

Resolution: 2828x2447

Locations: Home, Providence, RI, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light with the TPO Ultrawide (180mm focal length) which I plan to use as a guide scope but wanted to get some imaging done with it since it is a triplet refractor. I am happy with the results! I am not that great at processing wider fields but this will help me learn for sure.

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