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IC 2944, 



    
        

            Mark Sansom
IC 2944
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IC 2944

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IC 2944, 



    
        

            Mark Sansom
IC 2944
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IC 2944

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 400mm f5.6 USM L

Imaging cameras: Canon 6D Baader BCF Modded

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQm35-Pro EQ35M

Software: Astro Pixel Processor by Aries Astro Pixel Precessor  ·  Adobe Systems Inc. Lightroom  ·  Adobe Astronomy Tools Actions Set

Filters: Optolong CLS-FF Clip in filter


Dates:April 30, 2021

Frames: 150x45" (1h 52' 30")

Integration: 1h 52' 30"

Avg. Moon age: 18.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 84.04%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4586147

RA center: 11h33m01s.9

DEC center: -63°1416

Pixel scale: 7.609 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.690 degrees

Field radius: 2.601 degrees


Resolution: 2048x1364

Locations: Home, Croydon Hills, Victoria, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Thought I'd try out my new Optolong CLS FF clip-in filter on the Canon EOS 6D (Baader filter modified) camera from suburbia, with an 86% lit Moon.

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