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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  M 108, M 97, M108, M97, NGC 3556, NGC 3587, NGC3594, Owl Nebula, Owl nebula, PK148+57.1
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The Owl and Surfboard, 


            Daniel Hightower
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The Owl and Surfboard

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106EDX4

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Pro

Mounts: Orion HDX110

Guiding telescopes or lenses: PrimaLuceLab 60mm CompactGuide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI174Mini

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripely  ·  Cartes du Ciel Carte Du Ciel 3.10

Filters: Baader Planetarium Luminance 2"  ·  Baader Planetarium RGB 2"

Dates:April 9, 2020May 20, 2020

Baader Planetarium Luminance 2": 1400x20" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium RGB 2": 321x30" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 10.5 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 21.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.92%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00 job: 3536430

RA center: 11h 12' 58"

DEC center: +55° 18' 46"

Pixel scale: 1.479 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.906 degrees

Field radius: 1.101 degrees

Resolution: 4368x3108

Data source: Backyard



Daniel Hightower
License: None (All rights reserved)


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The Owl and Surfboard, 


            Daniel Hightower