Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC1590  ·  NGC 281  ·  NGC281  ·  Sh2-184
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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281), 



    
        

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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281)

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tele Vue NP101is

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Tirus SX-814

Mounts: AZ-EQ6GT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics 50mm CCD Imaging Guide Scope # M-G50

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar

Software: PHD2 Guiding  ·  PlateSolve2  ·  sequence generator pro  ·  Open Source Cartes du Ciel  ·  QHCCD PoleMaster

Filters: Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD 2"  ·  Astronomik SII 6nm CCD 2"  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm CCD 2"

Accessory: Kendrick Digifire 8 Dew Controller  ·  Feathertouch Motorised Focuser Focuser Boss II


Dates:Sept. 17, 2019Sept. 18, 2019Sept. 19, 2019Sept. 21, 2019Oct. 2, 2019Oct. 8, 2019Oct. 9, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik Ha 6nm CCD 2": 149x240" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm CCD 2": 389x240" -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 6nm CCD 2": 200x240" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 49.2 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~200

Avg. Moon age: 14.65 days

Avg. Moon phase: 69.15%

Temperature: 11.33


Astrometry.net job: 3039051

RA center: 0h 52' 24"

DEC center: +56° 40' 38"

Pixel scale: 0.700 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.360 degrees

Field radius: 0.663 degrees


Resolution: 5104x4227

Locations: Home, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

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