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Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Chris Ryan
Flame and Horsehead Nebula
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Flame and Horsehead Nebula

Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Chris Ryan
Flame and Horsehead Nebula
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Flame and Horsehead Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC10 Carbon Fibre

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini II

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi-C

Focal reducers: Astro Physics CCDT67 0.67x

Software: AstroTotilla  ·  Backyard EOS 3.0  ·  APT PHD1 and PHD2 beta PHD

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Accessory: Moonlite Focuser  ·  Off-Axis Guider TSOAG9


Dates:March 15, 2014

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2: 20x120" (40') ISO800

Integration: 40'

Darks: 8

Flats: 10

Flat darks: 10

Avg. Moon age: 13.62 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.51%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: 20.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 208137

RA center: 05h41m14s

DEC center: -02°0802

Pixel scale: 2.347 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 104.332 degrees

Field radius: 0.597 degrees


Resolution: 1639x817

Locations: Home (Old), Brisbane, QLD, Australia

Description

A warm night with an uncooled DSLR means a lot of noise - which can be seen easily if you look a little closer.

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Flame and Horsehead Nebula, 



    
        

            Chris Ryan