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Horsehead and Flame, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
Horsehead and Flame
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Horsehead and Flame

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Horsehead and Flame, 



    
        

            Damien Cannane
Horsehead and Flame
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Horsehead and Flame

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8"

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI224MC

Software: RC Astro GradientXTerminator  ·  DeepSkyColors HLVG (Hasta La Vista Green)  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  Deepsky Stacker Deep Sky Stacker (DSS)  ·  Open PHD PHD2 Guiding  ·  Pro Digital Software Astronomy Tools Actions Set

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance


Dates:March 4, 2020

Frames:Optolong L-eNhance: 32x90" (48') (gain: 156.00)

Integration: 48'

Avg. Moon age: 9.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.99%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3304792

RA center: 5h 40' 47"

DEC center: -2° 26' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.242 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.161 degrees

Field radius: 1.140 degrees


Resolution: 5496x3672

Locations: My Back Yard, Copley, OH, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is another target that was never very accessible to me because of the trees south of my yard. However, with the short integration times needed with the RASA, lots of low southern targets can be captured in the southwest.

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