Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1893
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The Tadpoles of IC 410, 



    
        

            Trevor Jones
The Tadpoles of IC 410
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The Tadpoles of IC 410

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Esprit 150 ED Super APO

Imaging cameras: Starlight Xpress Trius PRO-694 Mono

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ8-R Pro

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher Field Flattener Esprit 150

Software: Astro Photography Tool APT  ·  photoshop cc  ·  DeepSkyStacker (DSS) Deepskystacker 3.3.6

Filters: Astronomik 6nm SII  ·  Astronomik 6nm OIII  ·  Astronomik 6nm Ha

Accessory: Starlight Xpress filter-wheel 7x1,25"  ·  Kendrick Standard Dual Channel Dew Controller


Frames:
Astronomik 6nm Ha: 60x300" bin 1x1
Astronomik 6nm OIII: 16x300" bin 1x1
Astronomik 6nm SII: 9x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 7.1 hours

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3501152

RA center: 5h 22' 43"

DEC center: +33° 21' 3"

Pixel scale: 1.412 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 9.934 degrees

Field radius: 0.399 degrees


Resolution: 1200x1639

Locations: My Backyard, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

This was one of the most exciting projects for me to work on. Still new to monochrome imaging with a CCD camera, and building SHO palette images.

Plenty "wrong" with this image, mainly the mix of colors (I guess it's a Hubble Palette hybrid?). Probably too heavy on the green for most, but I'm really digging this look.

Anyway, re-uploading my images here was the perfect excuse to take another crack at my data.

Thanks for looking, and happy shooting!!

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The Tadpoles of IC 410, 



    
        

            Trevor Jones