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Image of the day 10/02/2020

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    NGC1435 - Merope in M45 / 2020, 



    
        

            Mikko Viljamaa
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    NGC1435 - Merope in M45 / 2020

    Image of the day 10/02/2020

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      NGC1435 - Merope in M45 / 2020, 



    
        

            Mikko Viljamaa
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      NGC1435 - Merope in M45 / 2020

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: TEC 140 APO ED

      Imaging cameras: QSI 6120WSG-8

      Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: TEC 140 APO ED

      Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2 Lodestar Autoguider X2

      Focal reducers: Astro-Physics 13035FF Prime Focus Field Flattener

      Software: Starnet ++  ·  Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight

      Filters: Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon L Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2

      Accessory: Thousand Oaks Dew Controller  ·  Starlight Xpress Focus Boss 2 Boss II Auto Focuser  ·  Feathertouch Motorised Focuser 3.5" Focuser


      Dates:Sept. 3, 2020Sept. 4, 2020Sept. 21, 2020

      Frames:
      Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 10x600" (1h 40')
      Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 10x600" (1h 40')
      Astrodon L Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 103x300" (8h 35')
      Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-series Gen 2: 10x600" (1h 40')

      Integration: 13h 35'

      Avg. Moon age: 12.48 days

      Avg. Moon phase: 71.98%


      Astrometry.net job: 3880669

      RA center: 3h 46' 5"

      DEC center: +23° 47' 44"

      Pixel scale: 0.615 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -89.600 degrees

      Field radius: 0.433 degrees


      Resolution: 4217x2805

      Locations: Home, Greater Atlanta Area, Georgia, United States

      Data source: Backyard

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      NGC1435 - Merope in M45 / 2020, 



    
        

            Mikko Viljamaa

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