Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)  ·  Contains:  M 46  ·  M 47  ·  NGC 2422  ·  NGC 2423  ·  NGC 2425  ·  NGC 2437
M46 and M47, 



    
        

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M46 and M47

M46 and M47, 



    
        

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M46 and M47

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
APO (Astro-Tech AT65EDQ)
Imaging Cameras
Stock (Canon EOS 7D)
Mounts
The Tank (Meade LX200GPS)
Software
O'Telescope Corporation BackyardEOS · Adobe Photoshop CS6 Extended · PHD 2 · Luc Coiffier's DeekSkyStacker 3.3.2
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Guider (Zhumell 50mm Guide Scope)
Guiding Cameras
Guide Cam (KT&C KPC-SLL650BHE)

Acquisition details

Dates:
March 2, 2016
Frames:
48x120" (1h 36')
Integration:
1h 36'
Avg. Moon age:
22.65 days
Avg. Moon phase:
44.70%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3507849

RA center: 07h39m24s.0

DEC center: -14°2334

Pixel scale: 2.088 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.030 degrees

Field radius: 1.651 degrees

Resolution: 4778x3097

Locations: The Outhouse Observatory, Holly Springs, NC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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