Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1590  ·  NGC 281  ·  Sh2-184
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Pac-Man Nebula NGC281, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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Pac-Man Nebula NGC281

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Pac-Man Nebula NGC281, 



    
        

            Stan Smith
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Pac-Man Nebula NGC281

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Stellarvue SVX130T
Imaging Cameras
ATIK 490 EX Mono
Mounts
iOptron GEM45
Filters
Chroma technology SII 3nm 36mm · Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm · Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm
Accessories
ZWO Off-Axis Guider
Software
Photoshop 2020 · Simulation Curriculum Corp. Starry Night Pro Plus · Main Sequence Software Sequence Generator PRO · Pixinsight · Stark-Labs PHD2
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Express Lodestar X2 Autoguider

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 1, 2020 ·  Oct. 2, 2020
Frames:
Chroma technology Ha 3nm 36mm: 30x300" (2h 30') -20C bin 1x1
Chroma technology OIII 3nm 36mm: 30x300" (2h 30') -20C bin 1x1
Chroma technology SII 3nm 36mm: 30x300" (2h 30') -20C bin 1x1
Integration:
7h 30'
Darks:
25
Bias:
25
Avg. Moon age:
14.87 days
Avg. Moon phase:
99.76%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

RA center: 00h52m36s.611

DEC center: +56°3915.56

Pixel scale: 0.839 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -121.649 degrees

Field radius: 0.484 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3250x2579

Locations: DarkSky Observatory (In My Back Yard), Westminster, SC, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Pac-Man Nebula NGC281, 



    
        

            Stan Smith