Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7380
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NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula, 


            Scott Homstead
NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula
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NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge 11HD

Imaging cameras: ATIK 490 EX Color

Mounts: Celestron CGE pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Short Tube 80mm refractor f/5.0

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI178MC

Dates:July 18, 2020

Frames: 27x240"

Integration: 1.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.72%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3684234

RA center: 22h 47' 12"

DEC center: +58° 5' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.556 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 330.942 degrees

Field radius: 0.697 degrees

Resolution: 2500x2033

Locations: Back 40 Observatory on The Road Apple Ranch, Eustis, Florida, United States

Data source: Backyard


Still working out processing with the Optolong E-hanced filter. After two days, this was my best go at it. Mostly using masks and hue/saturation.


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 7380 Wizard Nebula, 


            Scott Homstead