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Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  NGC 2359
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Thor's Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 - HOO, 


            Wissam Ayoub
Thor's Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 - HOO
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Thor's Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 - HOO

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 127mm ED TRIPLET APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro-Cool

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific 0.7 Reducer/Flattener

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley

Filters: Astronomik Ha 1,25" 12 nm  ·  Astronomik OIII 1.25" 12nm

Accessory: ZWO EAF Electronic Auto Focuser  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)

Dates:Jan. 2, 2020Jan. 3, 2020

Astronomik Ha 1,25" 12 nm: 30x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 1.25" 12nm: 30x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 5.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 7.21 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.16%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3965698

RA center: 7h 18' 40"

DEC center: -13° 14' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.162 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.833 degrees

Field radius: 0.372 degrees

Resolution: 1469x1778

Locations: UAE desert, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Thor's Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 - HOO
Re-process my Data of Jan 2020.



Wissam Ayoub
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Thor's Helmet Nebula - NGC 2359 - HOO, 


            Wissam Ayoub