Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Gemini (Gem)  ·  Contains:  5 Gem  ·  M 35  ·  NGC 2158  ·  NGC 2168  ·  The star 5Gem
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M 35 and NGC 2158, 



    
        

            Steffen
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M 35 and NGC 2158

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M 35 and NGC 2158, 



    
        

            Steffen
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M 35 and NGC 2158

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics Photoline 150/750 f5.0

Imaging cameras: Nikon D750

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO 8x50 finder

Guiding cameras: LACERTA MGEN 2

Software: PinInsight 1.8  ·  DeepSky Stacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6

Filters: IDAS LPS D2 2"


Dates:Feb. 20, 2021

Frames:IDAS LPS D2 2": 68x120" (2h 16') ISO800

Integration: 2h 16'

Darks: 6

Flats: 40

Avg. Moon age: 8.02 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.80%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


RA center: 06h09m01s.187

DEC center: +24°1904.100

Pixel scale: 1.625 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -126.773 degrees

Field radius: 1.151 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3852x3336

Locations: Backyard, Ulm, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Only considered as a test to get back into the routine of backyard-astrophotography (during half moon), I am quite happy with the result of the image.

The two open cluster M35 is not a real neighbour of NGC 2158 - they are about 10000 LJ appart.

Enjoy and take care!

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M 35 and NGC 2158, 



    
        

            Steffen