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
Filters
IDAS LPS D2 2"
Software
PinInsight 1.8 · DeepSky Stacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 8x50 finder
Guiding Cameras
LACERTA MGEN 2

Acquisition details

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.19

DEC center: +24°1904.10

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