Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  M 78  ·  NGC 2064  ·  NGC 2067  ·  NGC 2068  ·  NGC 2071
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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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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/8 RC carbon fiber RC 8" Carbon

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD QHY9M

Mounts: SkyWatcher NEQ6 PRO

Guiding telescopes or lenses: OAG Starlight Xpress

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar guide camera

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  DeepSky Stacker Deepsky Astronomy Software

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

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Dual Motor Focus Controller  ·  Pegasus Astro PowerBox  ·  Starlight Xpress SX USB Filter Wheel 7x36mm  ·  Moonlite CF 2" focuser


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

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