Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)  ·  Contains:  M 46  ·  M 47  ·  NGC 2422  ·  NGC 2423  ·  NGC 2425  ·  NGC 2437
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Three clusters in Puppis, 



    
        

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Three clusters in Puppis

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Three clusters in Puppis, 



    
        

            Dave & telescope
Three clusters in Puppis
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Three clusters in Puppis

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106N

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL 16200

Mounts: Software Bisque Paramount MX+

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106N

Software: Pleaides Astrophoto PinInsight 1.8  ·  CCDWare CCD Autopilot  ·  CCDWare FocusMax V.4  ·  Software Bisque The Sky X Pro

Accessory: SBIG FW8G


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4390101

RA center: 07h38m50s

DEC center: -14°2858

Pixel scale: 1.727 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 13.470 degrees

Field radius: 1.837 degrees


Resolution: 6000x4761

Locations: Orion's Belt Remote Observatory, Mayhill, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Three open clusters in the constellation Puppis. Image field contains M46 lower left with the planetary nebula NGC 2438 along the left upper edge of the cluster, M47 to the right and NGC 2423 at the top. RGB 3,2,2.5 respectively. 5 min subs.

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Three clusters in Puppis, 



    
        

            Dave & telescope