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Contains:  M 109, NGC 3992
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m109 of 2010 with a C8 and a Starlight H9C - v2 some retouching, 



    
        

            Stefano Ciapetti
m109 of 2010 with a C8 and a Starlight H9C - v2 some retouching
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m109 of 2010 with a C8 and a Starlight H9C - v2 some retouching

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron C8

Imaging camera:Starlight-XPress sxvf H9C

Mount:Vixen GP DX

Guiding camera:Starlight-XPress sxvf H9C

Focal reducer:Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software:Astroart

Filter:Hutech IDAS LPS2


Dates:April 11, 2010

Frames: 33x300"

Integration: 2.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 8.80%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 189672

RA center: 11h 57' 39"

DEC center: +53° 20' 49"

Pixel scale: 1.330 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 8.852 degrees

Field radius: 0.212 degrees


Resolution: 944x655

Locations: Prato - S.Lucia Home Terrace Observatory, Prato, Prato, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

Almost 3 hours on this beautiful galaxy with a C8, a Starlight H9C on top of a GPDX. Image taken from my home terrace

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m109 of 2010 with a C8 and a Starlight H9C - v2 some retouching, 



    
        

            Stefano Ciapetti

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