Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lynx (Lyn)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2683
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NGC 2683 LRGB, 


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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 254F4 Reflector Newtonian skywatcher newton 10 inch F4 Carbon

Imaging cameras: zwo asi 178mm cool

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ATM

Guiding cameras: QHY5 Guidecam

Focal reducers: Skywatcher quatro coma corrector

Software: APT - Astro Photography Tool  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  AstroPixel Processor  ·  Carte du Ciel  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley PixInsight

Filters: OPTOLONG L-Pro 1.25”  ·  optolong ccd-blue optolong blue  ·  optolong ccd-green optolong green  ·  optolong ccd-red optolong red

Accessory: StarLight Xpress Filter Wheel  ·  PegasusAstro Focuscube

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4243746

RA center: 8h 52' 30"

DEC center: +33° 25' 58"

Pixel scale: 0.495 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.067 degrees

Field radius: 0.257 degrees

Resolution: 3096x2080

Locations: Home base Full Observatory, Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands

Data source: Backyard


I did some maintaince on my newto,new springs,a ring around the mirror and i put the focuscube focusmotor back on.

Saturday was clear so time for testing it out.
Remote focussing is a must ,it makes a different.

NGc 2683 is a nice galaxy in Lynx,maybe i will do it later again,with more subs.Flats will be neede also.

But for the short time i got,its ok.


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 2683 LRGB, 



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