Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1590  ·  NGC 281
NGC 281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns
NGC 281 Pacman Nebula
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NGC 281 Pacman Nebula

NGC 281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns
NGC 281 Pacman Nebula
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NGC 281 Pacman Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 14, 2021
Frames:
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 15×300(1h 15′) ISO200 bin 1×1
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 15×600(2h 30′) ISO200 bin 1×1
Integration:
3h 45′
Darks:
15
Flats:
50
Flat darks:
50
Avg. Moon age:
6.16 days
Avg. Moon phase:
37.11%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
4.00

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4895653

RA center: 00h53m14s.6

DEC center: +56°3600

Pixel scale: 1.176 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 298.179 degrees

Field radius: 0.819 degrees

Resolution: 4144x2822

File size: 5.6 MB

Data source: Backyard

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NGC 281 Pacman Nebula, 



    
        

            John Burns