Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  Jupiter's Ghost Nebula, NGC 3242
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242, 



    
        

            Corey Rueckheim
The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242
Powered byPixInsight

The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242

Technical card


Dates:May 8, 2020

Frames: 1x30" bin 0x0

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.95 days

Avg. Moon phase: 98.42%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3585329

RA center: 10h 24' 43"

DEC center: -18° 39' 21"

Pixel scale: 0.336 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.131 degrees

Field radius: 0.234 degrees


Resolution: 4140x2818

Locations: Lafayette Home, Sparta, WI, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I used the recommended settings from SharpCap, but unfortunately, perhaps due to the nearly full moon, I didn't have enough stars in the images to shack them in DeepSkyStacker. So instead, this is a single exposure.

Comments

Author

Kornephoros
Corey Rueckheim
Like

Revisions

  • The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242, 



    
        

            Corey Rueckheim
    Original
  • Final
    The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242, 



    
        

            Corey Rueckheim
    B

B

Description: Switched the red and blue channels. Oops! Also, I reprocessed this a bit.

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

The Ghost of Jupiter Nebula - NGC 3242, 



    
        

            Corey Rueckheim

In these public groups

Central USA