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Messier 78 (2019), 


            Riccardo Balia
Messier 78 (2019)
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher Newton 200/1000 BlackDiamond

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 1000D

Mounts: SkyWatcher Neq 6 Pro Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Bresser Skylux 70/700 achromat

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II Mono

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2018  ·  Adobe Camera Raw

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2"

Accessory: Baader Planetarium MPCC

Dates:Dec. 31, 2019

Frames: 84x300"

Integration: 7.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.99 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.62%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3735105

RA center: 5h 46' 55"

DEC center: +0° 10' 22"

Pixel scale: 1.164 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.676 degrees

Field radius: 0.710 degrees

Resolution: 3691x2384

Locations: Countryside, Sant'Antioco, Sardegna, Italy

Data source: Traveller


Here is an image captured in the 2019 with my reflex Canon 1000D (mod.Baader) from the countryside. It is one of my best image obtained with the reflex.



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Messier 78 (2019), 


            Riccardo Balia

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