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Contains:  M 38, NGC 1912, IC 417, NGC 1907, NGC 1893, IC 410, Flaming Star nebula, IC 405, The star φAur, The star σAur, The star 19Aur, The star 16Aur, The star 14Aur
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Colorful Objects in Auriga, 





    
        

            David McGarvey
Colorful Objects in Auriga

Colorful Objects in Auriga

Technical card

Resolution: 1371x1080

Dates:Nov. 25, 2019

Frames: 72x60"

Integration: 1.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 28.30 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.70%

Astrometry.net job: 3086005

RA center: 5h 21' 37"

DEC center: +34° 29' 56"

Pixel scale: 14.087 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 45.145 degrees

Field radius: 3.415

Locations: Back Yard, Westover, Pennsylvania, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Some of the colorful objects found in the constellation Auriga including the Flaming Star Nebula, Starfish Cluster, and surrounding dust. This is my first time shooting this area and I think I'll be returning!

Nikon D750 (Stock)
Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 AI-S ED lens
f/2.8
ISO 1600
AstroTrac TT320X-AG - no guiding

Acquisition:

72 x 60" exposures (72 mins. total integration time)

Processing:

RawTherapee, Deep Sky Stacker, RNC-Color-Stretch, & Photoshop.

Comments

Author

dmcgarvey
David McGarvey
License: None (All rights reserved)
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Added some deconvolution.

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Colorful Objects in Auriga, 





    
        

            David McGarvey