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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Alan Taylor
Rosette Nebula
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Rosette Nebula

Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

            Alan Taylor
Rosette Nebula
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Rosette Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics Zenithstar 103

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ 6

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics 50 mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 120mm Mini

Focal reducers: Williams Optics Flat 6A III

Software: Astropixel Processor  ·  Photoshop


Dates:Feb. 6, 2021

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance 2": 33x300" (2h 45') ISO800

Integration: 2h 45'

Darks: ~23

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 24.03 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.55%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 1.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4205202

RA center: 6h 32' 9"

DEC center: +4° 57' 36"

Pixel scale: 2.341 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 292.366 degrees

Field radius: 1.230 degrees


Resolution: 2675x2675

Locations: Home, Reno, NV, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First attempt at the Rosette Nebula. I was trying out the Optlong L-enhance filter last night. I am new to this still and spent several hours troubleshooting my mount and guiding so I did not get as much exposure time as I wanted , but I think it still turned out descent.

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Rosette Nebula, 



    
        

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