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NGC281 First Light Esprit 150, 


            Scott Tucker
NGC281 First Light Esprit 150
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NGC281 First Light Esprit 150

Technical card

Dates:Jan. 13, 2020

Frames: 60x120" bin 0x0

Integration: 2.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.72 days

Avg. Moon phase: 90.45%

Basic astrometry details job: 3180309

RA center: 0h 52' 45"

DEC center: +56° 37' 40"

Pixel scale: 2.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 4.200 degrees

Field radius: 0.874 degrees

Resolution: 2000x1474

Locations: Backyard, Tucson, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard


First light with a new SkyWatcher Esprit 150 at f/4.6 with the Starizona ApexED reducer. It was clear the night I got a new scope! And is now forecast to be cloudy for the next week.... I got one object!



Scott Tucker
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NGC281 First Light Esprit 150, 


            Scott Tucker