Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  El Nath (βTau)  ·  Flaming Star nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  IC 410  ·  M 37  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 2099  ·  The constellation Auriga (Aur)  ·  The star Capella (αAur)  ·  The star Elnath  ·  The star Menkalinan (βAur)  ·  The star Sadatoni (ζAur)  ·  The star εAur  ·  The star ηAur  ·  The star θAur  ·  The star ιAur  ·  The star νAur  ·  The star πAur
Constellation Auriga, 



    
        

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Constellation Auriga
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Constellation Auriga

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 50 mm f/1.8

Imaging cameras: Canon 1100D

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Syntrek

Software: Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended

Filters: Astronomik CLS CCD clip in


Dates:Jan. 25, 2014

Frames: 1x300" (5')

Integration: 5'

Avg. Moon age: 23.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 168893

RA center: 5h 34' 46"

DEC center: +40° 27' 3"

Pixel scale: 20.613 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -139.990 degrees

Field radius: 14.699 degrees


Resolution: 620x930

Description

Single 5 minute ISO 1600 sub of Constellation Auriga, taken with the nifty fifty @ f/4. Weather was erratic, with random overcast clouds, so had to pack up before I could collect more data.

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Constellation Auriga, 



    
        

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