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Contains:  NGC 281
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Pacman Nebula - NGC 281 - Halpha, 


            Alessandro Merga...
Pacman Nebula - NGC 281 - Halpha

Pacman Nebula - NGC 281 - Halpha

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher Quattro 10 f/4 Carbon fiber

Imaging camera:Canon EOS 450D Baader

Mount:Sky-Watcher NEQ6

Guiding telescope or lens:Sky-Watcher 70/500

Guiding camera:Magzero MZ-5m

Software:Adobe Photoshop CS6

Filter:Baader H-alpha 7nm 2"

Accessory:Baader MPCC

Resolution: 2839x4272

Dates:March 8, 2014

Frames: 5x420" ISO800

Integration: 0.6 hours

Darks: ~23

Flats: ~42

Bias: ~36

Avg. Moon age: 7.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.38%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: 3.00 job: 202476

RA center: 13.242 degrees

DEC center: 56.651 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.059 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.252 degrees

Field radius: 0.754 degrees

Locations: Lago Delio, Maccagno, Varese, Italy


First attempts to shooting in Halpha



Alessandro Merga...
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Sky plot

Sky plot


Pacman Nebula - NGC 281 - Halpha, 


            Alessandro Merga...