Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  Barnard's Merope Nebula  ·  IC 349  ·  Merope Nebula  ·  NGC 1435  ·  The star Merope (23Tau)  ·  The star ηTau
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            Amir H. Abolfath
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Vixen VC200L

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF 8300M

Mounts: Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi mono

Focal reducers: Vixen F/6.4 VC200L Reducer

Software: The SkyX  ·  Photoshop  ·  Registar  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Images Plus

Filters: Baader L  ·  B  ·  G  ·  R


Frames:
B: 6x300" (30') -15C bin 1x1
Baader L: 22x300" (1h 50') -15C bin 1x1
G: 6x300" (30') -15C bin 1x1
R: 6x300" (30') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 20'


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3358803

RA center: 03h46m39s.1

DEC center: +23°5349

Pixel scale: 0.942 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 270.557 degrees

Field radius: 0.487 degrees


Resolution: 3000x2208

Data source: Traveller

Description

Optic: Vixen VC200L at F6.4

Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX

Camera: SBIG STF8300M

Filters: Baader LRGB

Guider: SBIG Sti on 60mm guidescope

Exposure: L: 22x300s RGB: 6x300s each

Integration: 3.3 hours

Binning: All 1x1

Calibration: Flats, Dark, Dark Flat, Bias

CCD Sensor Temp: -15c

Dithering: Yes

Software: TheSkyX, ImagesPlus, Registar, PixInsight, Photoshop

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            Amir H. Abolfath