Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  Flaming Star nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  IC 410  ·  IC 417  ·  M 36  ·  M 37  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1893  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 1960  ·  NGC 2099  ·  The star 14Aur  ·  The star 16Aur  ·  The star 19Aur  ·  The star 26Aur  ·  The star μAur  ·  The star σAur  ·  The star φAur  ·  The star χAur
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Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38), 



    
        

            Hermann Mühlichen
Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38)
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Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38)

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Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38), 



    
        

            Hermann Mühlichen
Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38)
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Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 85mm f/1.8 USM

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 60D

Mounts: Skywatcher NEQ 3

Software: Fitswork  ·  Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.7  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS 2  ·  Deep Sky Stacker


Dates:Feb. 6, 2016

Frames: 69x60" (1h 9') ISO1600

Integration: 1h 9'

Darks: ~19

Bias: ~33

Avg. Moon age: 27.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.74%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3209233

RA center: 5h 36' 35"

DEC center: +34° 3' 3"

Pixel scale: 10.517 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 160.019 degrees

Field radius: 7.403 degrees


Resolution: 4417x2485

Data source: Traveller

Description

Wide field of open cluster region in constellation Auriga.

Lens was stopped down to F/4.

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Open cluster wide field in Auriga (M 36, M 37, M 38), 



    
        

            Hermann Mühlichen