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M98 M99 and Diadem

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M98 M99 and Diadem, 



    
        

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M98 M99 and Diadem

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics Photoline 150/750 f5.0

Imaging cameras: Nikon D750

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO 8x50 finder

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN 2

Software: PinInsight 1.8  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6

Filters: IDAS LPS D2 2"


Dates:April 22, 2020April 23, 2020

Frames:
IDAS LPS D2 2": 22x600" (3h 40') ISO800
IDAS LPS D2 2": 20x600" (3h 20') ISO800 0C

Integration: 7h

Darks: 4

Flats: 8

Avg. Moon age: 14.67 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.24%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Astrometry.net job: 4234999

RA center: 12h 17' 41"

DEC center: +14° 49' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.621 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.902 degrees

Field radius: 1.217 degrees


Resolution: 4840x2380

Locations: Backyard, Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

This image was taken in April 2020 during two consecutive nights. It is a fascinating area, full of galaxies. Enjoy and take care!

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M98 M99 and Diadem, 



    
        

            Steffen