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Rosette Nebula wide field, 



    
        

            Gianluca Belgrado
Rosette Nebula wide field
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Rosette Nebula wide field

Rosette Nebula wide field, 



    
        

            Gianluca Belgrado
Rosette Nebula wide field
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Rosette Nebula wide field

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Jupiter 37A 135mm f4

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 700D

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ6 PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: AliExpress 50/200 guidescope

Guiding cameras: Skywatcher Synguider 2

Software: DeepSkyStacker (DSS) 4.2.2 64 bit  ·  Magic Lantern MagicLantern  ·  Photoshop cc 2020  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto Pisinsight LE

Filters: Optolong l-enhance EOS CLIP in


Dates:Feb. 16, 2021

Frames:Optolong l-enhance EOS CLIP in: 116x300" (9h 40') ISO1600 19C

Integration: 9h 40'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~29

Avg. Moon age: 4.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.88%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Temperature: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4233899

RA center: 6h 36' 25"

DEC center: +7° 43' 26"

Pixel scale: 6.663 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.668 degrees

Field radius: 5.161 degrees


Resolution: 3123x4621

Locations: Cortile di casa, Casarano, Lecce, Italy

Data source: Backyard

Description

The first photo taken with the new wide-field setup. It portrays the Cone Nebula (NGC 2264) and the Rosetta Nebula, both visible in the Unicorn constellation. Total exposure: 9 and a half hours for both photos, taken in two nights.

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