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Messier 78 LRGB, 



    
        

            Themis Karteris
Messier 78 LRGB
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Messier 78 LRGB, 



    
        

            Themis Karteris
Messier 78 LRGB
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 8" f/8 RC carbon fiber RC 8" Carbon
Imaging Cameras
QHY CCD QHY9M
Mounts
SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO
Filters
Baader Red 36mm CCD-Filter unmounted · Baader Green 36mm CCD-Filter unmounted · Baader Luminance 36 mm CCD-Filter unmounted · Baader Blue 36mm CCD-Filter unmounted
Accessories
Pegasus Astro Dual Motor Focus Controller · Pegasus Astro PowerBox · Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm · Moonlite CF 2" focuser
Software
Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro · PHD Guiding · PixInsight 1.8 · DeepSky Stacker Deepsky Astronomy Software
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
OAG Starlight Xpress
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar guide camera

Acquisition details

Dates:
Jan. 30, 2017
Frames:
101x300" (8h 25')
Integration:
8h 25'
Avg. Moon age:
2.48 days
Avg. Moon phase:
6.78%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3001943

RA center: 05h46m46s.6

DEC center: +00°0415

Pixel scale: 0.704 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.458 degrees

Field radius: 0.395 degrees

Resolution: 3228x2436

Locations: Kos island, Kos, Greece

Data source: Traveller

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Messier 78 LRGB, 



    
        

            Themis Karteris