Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)  ·  Contains:  IC 417  ·  M 38  ·  NGC 1907  ·  NGC 1912  ·  NGC 1931  ·  The star φAur
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M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste
M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931
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M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931

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M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste
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M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron RASA 8" Celestron RASA8

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 294MC Pro (cooled) ZWO ASI 294MC Pro

Mounts: Celestron CGX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS-Optics Deluxe 60 mm

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 290MM Mini

Software: SGP Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  PHD 2

Filters: IDAS LPS D1


Dates:Feb. 14, 2021

Frames: 90x120" (3h)

Integration: 3h

Avg. Moon age: 2.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.61%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4699615

RA center: 05h28m03s

DEC center: +35°0144

Pixel scale: 2.406 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 94.662 degrees

Field radius: 1.612 degrees


Resolution: 4038x2642

Locations: Backyard observatory - Brussels area, near Ninove, Belgium

Data source: Backyard

Description

A short session with my RASA 8 and ASI 294MC on this interesting part of Auriga

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M38 with spider and fly nebula - IC417 - NGC 1931, 



    
        

            Piet Vanneste