Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2359
Casque de Thor - NGC 2359, 



    
        

            Jean-François
Casque de Thor - NGC 2359
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Casque de Thor - NGC 2359

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Equinox Lunette Equinox 120 x 900 ED - APO - F/7.5

Imaging cameras: Atik 314L+

Mounts: HEQ5

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion OAG

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Software: DSS  ·  IRIS, Photoshop cs5

Filters: Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter

Accessory: Bahtinov Focus Mask


Dates:Feb. 20, 2012

Frames:Baader Planetarium H-Alpha Filter: 10x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 0.8 hours

Darks: ~7

Flats: ~13

Avg. Moon age: 28.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 2.21%

Mean FWHM: 4.20

Temperature: 26.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 226451

RA center: 7h 18' 30"

DEC center: -13° 17' 27"

Pixel scale: 1.466 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 63.677 degrees

Field radius: 0.352 degrees


Resolution: 800x596

Data source: Backyard

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Casque de Thor - NGC 2359, 



    
        

            Jean-François