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Contains:  NGC 2371
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NGC 2371 - "Candy" Nebula

Acquisition type: Lucky imaging

Technical card

Dates:March 14, 2020

Baader B 1.25": 200x10" (gain: 0.86) -15C bin 1x1
Baader G 1.25": 200x10" (gain: 0.86) -15C bin 1x1
Baader L 1,25": 600x8" (gain: 0.82) -15C bin 1x1
Baader R 1.25" Baader R 1,25": 200x10" (gain: 0.86) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3.0 hours

Darks: ~300

Avg. Moon age: 20.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 70.43%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: -2.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3331060

RA center: 7h 25' 32"

DEC center: +29° 29' 24"

Pixel scale: 0.350 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 107.523 degrees

Field radius: 0.130 degrees

Resolution: 2221x1502

Locations: Home Observatory, Budy Dłutowskie , Pabianice, Poland

Data source: Backyard


Seeing was medium during this session - additionally this is only 3 hours of LRGB data - due to raising Moon after midnight.
But I wanted to fully test new telescope after all of the adjustments :)



Łukasz Sujka


Sky plot

Sky plot


NGC 2371 - "Candy" Nebula, 


            Łukasz Sujka