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M44 – Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            Peter Folkesson
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M44 – Beehive Cluster

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M44 – Beehive Cluster, 



    
        

            Peter Folkesson
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M44 – Beehive Cluster

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics 8" f/4 UNC Newtonian

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Cool

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ6-R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics 8" f/4 UNC Newtonian

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II Mono

Software: PixInsight  ·  N.I.N.A.  ·  Photoshop  ·  PHD2

Filters: IDAS LPS D1  ·  Baader Red 1.25" Filter  ·  Baader Blue 1.25" Filter  ·  Baader Green 1.25" Filter


Dates:Feb. 26, 2021

Frames:
Baader Blue 1.25" Filter: 85x30" (42' 30") (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 1.25" Filter: 85x30" (42' 30") (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
IDAS LPS D1: 165x30" (1h 22' 30") (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 1.25" Filter: 85x30" (42' 30") (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 30'

Darks: ~100

Flats: ~100

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 13.85 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.05%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 2.00


Astrometry.net job: 4264553

RA center: 8h 40' 24"

DEC center: +19° 40' 8"

Pixel scale: 0.977 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -85.744 degrees

Field radius: 0.788 degrees


Resolution: 4632x3504

Locations: Roof terrace, Borås, Sweden

Data source: Backyard

Description

2021-02-26 20:00-00:00
Clear, full moon, no wind, snow on ground, 75% humidity, 2 degrees C

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