Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Draco (Dra)  ·  Contains:  NGC 5906  ·  NGC 5907
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            Salvatore Iovene
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80ED

Imaging cameras: Moravian Instruments G2-1600

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000 QCI

Software: PixInsight  ·  Maxim DL  ·  CCDCommander

Accessory: Moonlite Focuser

Dates:March 29, 2012March 30, 2012

83x300" (6h 55') -30C bin 1x1
4x600" (40') -30C

Integration: 7h 35'

Darks: 30

Flats: 30

Bias: 100

Avg. Moon age: 6.64 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.19%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00

Mean SQM: 21.80

Temperature: 3.00

RA center: 15h15m53s.45

DEC center: +56°1940.9

Pixel scale: 7.349 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -86.115 degrees (flipped)

Field radius: 0.743 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 620x381

Locations: Remote observatory at Astrocamp, Nerpio, Spain


My goal was to show the external loop, relic of some galactic interaction, but I guess that needs longer sub frames. I'll try again when the OAG is working.