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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  B257, B258, NGC 6334, NGC6334, PK352+00.1, PK352-00.1, Sh2-8
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Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili, 


            Arnaud Peel
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Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili

Link to TIFF/FITS:

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS Optics Imaging Star 71/347 f/4.9

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD 163M

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ 8

Software: PinInsight 1.8  ·  PHD Labs PHD 2 Guiding  ·  SGP Pro

Filters: Baader L  ·  Ha  ·  Baader RVB job: 2961062

RA center: 17h 19' 48"

DEC center: -35° 46' 36"

Pixel scale: 2.251 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -162.372 degrees

Field radius: 2.090 degrees

Resolution: 5341x4019

Locations: Sadr Chili, Ovalle, Chile

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility


A zoom of the previous shot around the Cat's paw nebula
Another project with Sadr Setup in Chili and the 72 refractor made in collaboration with Fabien Trébuchet and Patrick Delay from Sadr

=>Wide field of more than 5°x 5° made of mosaic of 4 tiles with TS 71mm 347 focal at 4.9
Fabien and Patrick => preprocessing,
Fabien => special thanks to him, who did all the mosaic assembling
The result consist of 38 millions of pixels : 8192x6134 pixels

The sharpless nebula SH2-10 is part of the frame just below the lobster NGC6357



Arnaud Peel
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  • Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili, 


            Arnaud Peel
  • Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili, 


            Arnaud Peel
  • Final
    Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili, 


            Arnaud Peel


Description: Improved light balance

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Cat's Paw - NGC6334 - Sadr Chili, 


            Arnaud Peel