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The Flaming Star Nebula IC405 Wide Field Region, 



    
        

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The Flaming Star Nebula IC405 Wide Field Region

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The Flaming Star Nebula IC405 Wide Field Region, 



    
        

            Michael Mantini
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The Flaming Star Nebula IC405 Wide Field Region

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon EF 200mm f/2.8L II USM

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ASI183MC Pro

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion Mini 50mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Software: Adobe Photoshop 2020  ·  PixInsight 1.8 PI 1.8

Filters: Optolong L-eXtreme 2"

Accessory: ZWO AsiAir Pro  ·  ZWO FilterWheel  ·  ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser


Dates:Jan. 29, 2021

Frames:Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 38x300" (3h 10') (gain: 111.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 10'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 15.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.43%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Temperature: -2.50


Astrometry.net job: 4193118

RA center: 5h 19' 54"

DEC center: +33° 58' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -163.829 degrees

Field radius: 2.255 degrees


Resolution: 5292x3552

Locations: Michael Mantini, Raleigh, NC, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

A wide field capture of the Flaming Star IC405 region using the Optolong L-Extreme Dual Band Filter and ZWO ASI183MC Pro(1st light use). Canon 200mm f2.8 aperture set to f/3.2. Moon phase most likely effected contrast. First use of the my Atlas AZ/EQ-G mount since I rebuilt it.

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The Flaming Star Nebula IC405 Wide Field Region, 



    
        

            Michael Mantini