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LDN 1551, 


            Tim Gillespie
LDN 1551
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LDN 1551

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FSQ106EDX4

Imaging cameras:QHY163M

Mounts:iOptron CEM 120EC

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Takahashi FSQ106EDX4

Software:PixinsightSeqence Generator Pro

Filters:Astrodon E-Series LRGB and 5nm NB

Accessory:Moonlite CXL 3.6" Focuser

Dates:Nov. 8, 2019

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 84.86%

Basic astrometry details job: 3042415

RA center: 4h 30' 58"

DEC center: +18° 16' 8"

Pixel scale: 1.475 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 182.315 degrees

Field radius: 1.137 degrees

Resolution: 4506x3240

Locations: The Looking Glass Observatory, Lancing, Tennessee, United States

Data source: Backyard


LDN 1551 in the Taurus molecular cloud. 150x300s Lum and 100x300s each RGB.



Tim Gillespie
License: None (All rights reserved)

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LDN 1551, 


            Tim Gillespie