Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  IC 2872  ·  IC 2944  ·  IC 2948  ·  IC2872  ·  IC2948  ·  PK294-00.1  ·  The star λCen  ·  lam Cen  ·  lam Cen Nebula  ·  lambda Cen nebula
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Running Chicken IC 2944, 



    
        

            Nick Axaris
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Running Chicken IC 2944

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            Nick Axaris
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Running Chicken IC 2944

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher ED72 ED APO SkyWatcher ED72

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC pro

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 Pro belt mod

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60mm Guidescope ZWO 60280 Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Reducer 0.85 Focal reducer/flattener

Software: Adobe photoshop  ·  Astro Pixel Processor APP

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"

Accessory: ZWO AsiAir Pro


Dates:April 2, 2021

Frames: 14x600" (2h 20')

Integration: 2h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 20.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.08%


Astrometry.net job: 4370206

RA center: 11h 34' 25"

DEC center: -62° 58' 17"

Pixel scale: 3.876 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.326 degrees

Field radius: 1.469 degrees


Resolution: 1771x2076

Data source: Backyard

Description

Southern Nebula close to the Carina Nebula IC 2944

Captured in Melbourne Australia, under less than ideal conditions clear but lots of upper level dust/haze affecting transparency

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Running Chicken IC 2944, 



    
        

            Nick Axaris