Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Canis Major (CMa)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2362  ·  The star τCMa
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NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster, 



    
        

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NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX-10 SCT F/10 203 mm.

Imaging cameras: EOS Rebel T5

Mounts: Sky-Watcher EQ-5 dual axis motor drive

Focal reducers: Meade f6.3 focal reducer/field flattener

Software: DSS  ·  PhotoScape  ·  PixInsight LE 1.0


Dates:Feb. 8, 2018

Frames: 14x25" (5' 50") ISO800

Integration: 5' 50"

Avg. Moon age: 22.90 days

Avg. Moon phase: 42.07%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 16.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4147600

RA center: 7h 18' 42"

DEC center: -24° 57' 25"

Pixel scale: 0.708 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 268.998 degrees

Field radius: 0.439 degrees


Resolution: 3162x3148

Locations: Home observatory, Teresópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Data source: Backyard

Description

Canon EOS Rebel T5 original and jpg frames.

Unguided.

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NGC2362 - Tau Canis Majoris Cluster, 



    
        

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