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Hemisphere:  Northern

Image of the day 01/24/2014

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    Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777, 


    Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777
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    Imaging telescopes or lenses: Custom Newton 8''

    Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000D / Rebel XS  ·  FLI ML8300

    Mounts: ASA DDM60

    Guiding cameras: Lodestar Autoguider Starlight Express

    Focal reducers: 0,73x reducer/corrector ASA Keller Corrector/Reducer

    Filters: Astronomik Clip-Filter (EOS) / CLS

    Accessory: Teleskop-Service TS Off Axis Guider 9

    Dates:Nov. 5, 2013Dec. 3, 2013Jan. 1, 2014

    Astronomik Clip-Filter (EOS) / CLS: 34x600" ISO800
    Astronomik Clip-Filter (EOS) / CLS: 40x600" -30C bin 1x1

    Integration: 12.3 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 1.85%

    Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

    Temperature: 6.00

    Basic astrometry details job: 166181

    RA center: 4h 3' 52"

    DEC center: +26° 28' 26"

    Pixel scale: 3.230 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: -56.300 degrees

    Field radius: 0.934 degrees

    Resolution: 1700x1200


    An extremely dim nebula part of the taurus molecular cloud, not far from the Pleiades cluster.



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    Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777,