Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  Flaming Star Nebula  ·  IC 405  ·  The star 16Aur
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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula
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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula

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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula, 



    
        

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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula
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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT72EDII

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY183C

Mounts: iOptron CEM40

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SVBONY 50mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM Mini

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Focal Reducer

Software: NINA  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2

Filters: Optolong L-eNhance  ·  Baader Planetarium UV/IR blocking filter


Dates:Jan. 11, 2021Jan. 17, 2021

Frames:
Optolong L-eNhance: 105x200" (gain: 5.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium UV/IR blocking filter: 390x90" (gain: 5.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 15.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 16.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 11.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4164703

RA center: 5h 15' 23"

DEC center: +33° 54' 25"

Pixel scale: 1.377 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.246 degrees

Field radius: 1.190 degrees


Resolution: 5217x3384

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula

First time combining RGB broadband and l-Enhance synthetic Ha data. Came out pretty well. Used PixInsight NBRGBCombination script to do the combination.

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IC 405 — Flaming Star Nebula, 



    
        

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