Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scorpius (Sco)  ·  Contains:  IC 4628  ·  NGC 6231  ·  NGC 6242
IC4628 The Prawn Nebula, NGC6231 NGC6242 Cluster, 



    
        

            Hata Sung
IC4628 The Prawn Nebula, NGC6231 NGC6242 Cluster
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IC4628 The Prawn Nebula, NGC6231 NGC6242 Cluster

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: TMB 92L

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 450D / Digital Rebel XSi / Kiss X2

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher 80/400

Guiding cameras: SBIG ST-i

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS5  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  MaxIm DL 5 Pro Suite

Filters: Orange Bright E2


Dates:May 31, 2013

Frames: 9x300" (45')

Integration: 45'

Avg. Moon age: 21.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.28%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 158697

RA center: 16h 56' 55"

DEC center: -40° 40' 58"

Pixel scale: 5.706 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -178.656 degrees

Field radius: 1.523 degrees


Resolution: 620x931

Locations: Hata, Taipei TAIWAN, None

Description

Location : TAIPEI TAIWAN (坪林) ; GPS : N24.9223, E121.721 (Heavy light pollution)

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IC4628 The Prawn Nebula, NGC6231 NGC6242 Cluster, 



    
        

            Hata Sung