Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  21 sig Aur  ·  24 phi Aur  ·  IC 417  ·  IC417  ·  M 38  ·  M38  ·  NGC 1907  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 1931  ·  NGC1907  ·  NGC1931  ·  PK172+00.1  ·  Sh2-234  ·  Sh2-237  ·  The star σAur  ·  The star φAur
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Messier 38 in Auriga, 



    
        

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Messier 38 in Auriga

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Messier 38 in Auriga, 



    
        

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Messier 38 in Auriga

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics TSApo60f6

Imaging cameras: Nikon D5300

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Focal reducers: TS-Optics REFRACTOR 1.0x Flattener and Field Corrector

Software: Deepsky Stacker


Dates:Oct. 6, 2019

Frames: 20x30" (10')

Integration: 10'

Avg. Moon age: 8.12 days

Avg. Moon phase: 57.84%


Astrometry.net job: 2984315

RA center: 5h 28' 15"

DEC center: +35° 46' 56"

Pixel scale: 6.817 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -86.983 degrees

Field radius: 2.084 degrees


Resolution: 1920x1080

Data source: Backyard

Description

One of six "first-light" images of the TSApo60f6 with flattener, 20 light subs, 30 sec each at ISO3200, 20 darks, no filters, tracking only.

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Messier 38 in Auriga, 



    
        

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