Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  M 78  ·  NGC 2064  ·  NGC 2067  ·  NGC 2068  ·  NGC 2071
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            Songyu Jia-贾淞寓
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M78

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M78

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SkyRover 130APO

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY9M

Mounts: skywatcher AZEQ6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: QHYCCD OAG

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY174MM

Focal reducers: KC astro

Software: Photoshop 2021  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Optlong RGB


Dates:Jan. 22, 2021

Frames: 85x900" (21h 15')

Integration: 21h 15'

Avg. Moon age: 8.81 days

Avg. Moon phase: 64.96%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4179972

RA center: 05h46m46s.1

DEC center: +00°0412

Pixel scale: 1.230 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.729 degrees

Field radius: 0.692 degrees


Resolution: 3248x2424

Locations: Lijiang Gemini Observatory, Lijiang, China

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

The first shot I took on this remote observatory, and also the first picture uploaded in astrobin. A gorgeous M78.

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M78, 



    
        

            Songyu Jia-贾淞寓