Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  Sh2-136  ·  VdB141
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Ghost Nebula Sh2-136 with a stock DSLR on an SCT in August, 



    
        

            Anthony Quintile
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Ghost Nebula Sh2-136 with a stock DSLR on an SCT in August

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Ghost Nebula Sh2-136 with a stock DSLR on an SCT in August, 



    
        

            Anthony Quintile
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Ghost Nebula Sh2-136 with a stock DSLR on an SCT in August

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Celestron Nexstar 8SE
Imaging Cameras
Pentax K3 II
Mounts
Losmandy G11 Gemini 2
Accessories
Celestron OAG #93648 · Starizona SCT Corrector II - 0.63X
Software
Phd2 · Photoshop CC 2019 · DeepSkyStacker (DSS) deepskystacker
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 8, 2020 ·  Aug. 9, 2020 ·  Aug. 10, 2020 ·  Aug. 11, 2020 ·  Aug. 14, 2020 ·  Aug. 15, 2020 ·  Aug. 16, 2020
Frames:
240x240" (16h) ISO200
Integration:
16h
Darks:
45
Flats:
51
Flat darks:
55
Bias:
53
Avg. Moon age:
22.82 days
Avg. Moon phase:
44.30%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00

RA center: 21h16m14s.420

DEC center: +68°1501.87

Pixel scale: 0.556 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 175.648 degrees

Field radius: 0.420 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3024x4518

Locations: Home, Flagstaff, AZ, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Ooof...It was a lot of work getting the amp glow out of this image!

I really didn't realize how dark this object was when I decided to shoot it.

I have an ASI2600MC on the way now. Enough chasing this kinda stuff with a stock DSLR!

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