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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 11" f/2.2

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D DSLR

Mounts: Celestron CGX-L

Software: Celestron CPWI  ·  GIMP2.10.20  ·  Pixinsight  ·  Backyard EOS, PHD2, DSS, Nebulosity Windows


Dates:Jan. 15, 2021

Frames: 38x90" (57')

Integration: 57'

Avg. Moon age: 2.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4170956

RA center: 5h 34' 48"

DEC center: -5° 25' 22"

Pixel scale: 2.188 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 85.767 degrees

Field radius: 1.071 degrees


Resolution: 2760x2194

Locations: Dutchman's Hill Observatory, Aztec, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard

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