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Orion Belt, 


            Amir H. Abolfath
Orion Belt
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Orion Belt, 


            Amir H. Abolfath
Orion Belt
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Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Vixen VSD 100
Imaging Cameras
Paramount MX
Baader L · Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm · B · G · R

Acquisition details

B: 18×180(54′)
Baader H-Alpha 36mm 7nm: 16×600(2h 40′)
Baader L: 24×180(1h 12′)
G: 20×180(1h)
R: 18×180(54′)
6h 40′

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3986780

RA center: 05h34m45s.4

DEC center: -01°3534

Pixel scale: 6.702 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 325.756 degrees

Field radius: 3.056 degrees

Resolution: 3000x1333

File size: 5.5 MB

Data source: Traveller


This image is two panel mosaic

Optic: VIXEN VSD100 at F3

Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Camera: SBIG STF8300M

Filters: Baader Ha(7nm) LRGB

Guider: SBIG STi on 60mm GuideScope

Exposure: Ha: 16x600s L: 24x 180s R:18x 180s G:20x180s B:18x180s

Binning: All 1x1

Calibration: Flats, Dark, Dark Flat, Bias

CCD Sensor Temp: -30c

Dithering: Yes

Software: TheSkyX, PixInsight, Photoshop


Sky plot

Sky plot


Orion Belt, 


            Amir H. Abolfath