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Contains:  NGC 1893, The star 19Aur
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Tadpole Nebula in SHO, 


            Daniel Hightower
Tadpole Nebula in SHO
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Tadpole Nebula in SHO

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106EDX4

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM-Pro

Mounts: Orion HDX110

Guiding telescopes or lenses: PrimaLuceLab 60mm CompactGuide Scope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI174Mini

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripely  ·  Cartes du Ciel Carte Du Ciel 3.10

Filters: Astronomik Ha 12nm  ·  Astronomik OIII 12nm

Dates:Jan. 1, 2020Jan. 3, 2020Jan. 4, 2020

Astronomik Ha 12nm: 132x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 12nm: 159x120" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 12nm: 1x1"

Integration: 9.7 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 7.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 49.81%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3546296

RA center: 5h 22' 39"

DEC center: +33° 27' 0"

Pixel scale: 1.480 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 109.017 degrees

Field radius: 1.175 degrees

Resolution: 4564x3440

Data source: Backyard


Tadpoles in SHO after getting more reliable Ha data. Clear skies are so few and far between here I decided to go with a synthetic green channel.



Daniel Hightower
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Tadpole Nebula in SHO, 


            Daniel Hightower