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M45, 



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath
M45
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M45, 



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath
M45
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Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Vixen VSD 100
Imaging Cameras
SBIG STF-8300M
Mounts
Paramount MX
Filters
Baader L · B · G · R

Acquisition details

Frames:
B: 8×240(32′)
Baader L: 24×240(1h 36′)
G: 8×240(32′)
R: 8×240(32′)
Integration:
3h 12′

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4103228

RA center: 03h46m06s.2

DEC center: +24°0831

Pixel scale: 4.148 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.602 degrees

Field radius: 2.165 degrees

Resolution: 3000x2263

File size: 6.0 MB

Data source: Traveller

Description

M45

Optic: Vixen VSD100 at F3

Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Camera: SBIG STF8300M

Filters: Baader LRGB

Guider: SBIG Sti on OAG

Exposure: L: 24x240s RGB: 8x240s each

Integration: 3.5 hours

Binning: All 1x1

Calibration: Flats, Dark, Bias

CCD Sensor Temp: -20c

Dithering: NO

Software: TheSkyX, PixInsight, Photoshop

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M45, 



    
        

            Amir H. Abolfath