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Dust Clouds of Cepheus - 45 Hours of a 10-Panel Mosaic

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Rokinon 135mm f/2

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 600D Modified

Mounts: iOptron SkyGuider Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ZWO 30mm f/4 Mini Guide Scope

Software: Astro Pixel Processor APP  ·  BackyardEOS  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Starnet ++  ·  GIMP


Dates:June 14, 2020June 16, 2020June 17, 2020June 24, 2020Aug. 24, 2020Sept. 10, 2020Sept. 13, 2020Sept. 19, 2020Sept. 22, 2020Oct. 9, 2020

Frames: 1347x120" (44h 54') ISO800

Integration: 44h 54'

Darks: 30

Flats: 30

Flat darks: 30

Avg. Moon age: 16.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.41%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.00

Temperature: 12.20


RA center: 21h26m31s.900

DEC center: +67°0516.52

Pixel scale: 6.824 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -95.180 degrees

Field radius: 14.627 degrees

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Resolution: 13601x7408

Locations: Home Observatory, Marquette, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

10-panel mosaic of the Cepheus region of the sky, spanning a portion of the Milky Way through the dust clouds towards Polaris. Captured with my H-a modded Canon 600D, Skyguider Pro, and Rokinon 135mm f/2 lens.

Stacked in APP, processed with Starnet++ and GIMP.

C&C welcome!

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