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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281), 



    
        

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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281)

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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281), 



    
        

            Taylor Ryle
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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281)

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 26, 2022
Frames:
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 38×300(3h 10′) (gain: 100.00) -10°C bin 1×1
Integration:
3h 10′
Darks:
20
Flats:
30
Bias:
100
Avg. Moon age:
28.74 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.71%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 00h52m18s.669

DEC center: +56°3937.74

Pixel scale: 0.647 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -90.880 degrees

Field radius: 0.726 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 5712x5712

File size: 22.5 MB

Locations: Home, Cedar Valley, UT, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light with the Sky-Watcher quattro 150p. Had to throw away 1 1/2h of data due to what I believe was some light leak but other than that I'm very pleased with the results. Nice lightweight astrograph newt.

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Title: The kit

Description: Quattro 150p setup.

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The Pacman Nebula (NGC 281), 



    
        

            Taylor Ryle