Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  M 37  ·  NGC 2099
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M37 - Salt and Pepper Cluster in Auriga, 



    
        

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M37 - Salt and Pepper Cluster in Auriga

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M37 - Salt and Pepper Cluster in Auriga, 



    
        

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M37 - Salt and Pepper Cluster in Auriga

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVX102T

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MM-Pro

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8.8-7 Ripley  ·  SGPro Version 3.2  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro,

Filters: L  ·  Chroma RGB


Dates:Feb. 8, 2021

Frames:
Chroma RGB: 210x60" (3h 30') bin 2x2
L: 150x30" (1h 15') bin 2x2

Integration: 4h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 26.15 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.37%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4215154

RA center: 5h 52' 11"

DEC center: +32° 32' 20"

Pixel scale: 1.343 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 266.626 degrees

Field radius: 0.913 degrees


Resolution: 4059x2737

Data source: Backyard

Description

First Light ZWO ASI294MM and Chroma 36 LRGB.

Simple object to validate camera install and calibration files - 50 x dark, flat dark, flat.

Exposure times only half of of ASI1600.

Happy with outcome - done over 2 very cold and twinkly winter nights.

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M37 - Salt and Pepper Cluster in Auriga, 



    
        

            Elvie1