Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  IC 2948
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Running Chicken in SHS, 



    
        

            Todd
Running Chicken in SHS
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Running Chicken in SHS

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Running Chicken in SHS, 



    
        

            Todd
Running Chicken in SHS
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Running Chicken in SHS

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 100ED F9 APO Skywwtcher ED100

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600MM Pro

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQ6R Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SVBONY 60mm Guide Scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5L-II-M

Focal reducers: Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer 100ED

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  GIMP

Filters: ZWO SII 36mm  ·  ZWO Ha 36mm


Dates:April 17, 2020May 6, 2021

Frames:
ZWO Ha 36mm: 20x600" (3h 20') (gain: 200.00) bin 1x1
ZWO SII 36mm: 7x600" (1h 10') (gain: 200.00) bin 1x1

Integration: 4h 30'

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Flat darks: 20

Avg. Moon age: 24.61 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.95%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4763080

RA center: 11h39m24s

DEC center: -63°2801

Pixel scale: 1.000 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 277.543 degrees

Field radius: 0.473 degrees


Resolution: 2410x2410

Data source: Backyard

Description

Cloudy weather means it may in fact take me three years to finish imaging the Running Chicken... having managed to gather 7 subs on Sii a month or so ago, I decided to put them together with the Ha exposure gathered last year and try to approximate a Hubble Palette look.

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Running Chicken in SHS, 



    
        

            Todd