Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 59  ·  IC 63  ·  The star Navi (γCas)
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Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics Zenith 73 II

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST-8300M

Mounts: Orion Atlas EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics 50mm guidescope

Guiding cameras: SBIG ST-i Planetary and Guide Camera Mono

Focal reducers: Williams Optics Flat73A

Software: PHD guiding  ·  photoshop  ·  DeepSkyStacker  ·  Nebulosity

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB 36mm Round Fil  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm


Dates:Nov. 19, 2020Nov. 20, 2020Dec. 8, 2020Dec. 9, 2020Dec. 10, 2020

Frames:
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 10x1200" (3h 20') -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance Generation 2 E-Series - LRGB 36mm Round Fil: 54x600" (9h) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 12h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 16.33 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.53%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.50


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4099544

RA center: 0h 59' 21"

DEC center: +60° 55' 19"

Pixel scale: 2.510 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.553 degrees

Field radius: 1.365 degrees


Resolution: 3166x2307

Locations: Home, Jamestown, NC, United States; Cedar Key, Cedar Key, FL, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

First light for Zenithstar 73II

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