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Messier 78, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman
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Messier 78

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Messier 78

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky watcher ED APO 120mm

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI533MC PRO

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 60/280

Focal reducers: Skywatcher Field Fattener for Esprit 120 ED

Software: Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader IR-UV Block ir/uv cut filter

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Pocket Powerbox


Dates:Jan. 15, 2021

Frames: 80x300" (6h 40')

Integration: 6h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 2.38 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.27%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4160332

RA center: 05h46m44s

DEC center: +00°0234

Pixel scale: 0.901 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 314.967 degrees

Field radius: 0.518 degrees


Resolution: 2930x2925

Locations: Houston Astronomical Society Dark Site, Columbus, Texas, United States

Data source: Backyard

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Messier 78, 



    
        

            Jeff Dorman