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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt), 



    
        

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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt)
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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt)

M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt), 



    
        

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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt)
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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED DS-Pro

Imaging cameras: Canon 1000D

Mounts: Celestron CG-5 Advanced GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Evostar 80ED DS-Pro

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II QHY5L II Mono

Software: DeepSky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker 3.3.3  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Binary Rivers Backyard EOS


Dates:Jan. 4, 2014

Frames: 7x90"

Integration: 0.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 3.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 13.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 156493

RA center: 5h 46' 53"

DEC center: +0° 11' 16"

Pixel scale: 0.981 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.966 degrees

Field radius: 0.640 degrees


Resolution: 3906x2602

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M78 - Reflection Nebula (first attempt), 



    
        

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