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Space Rainbow - IC1396, 


            Tudor Chibacu
Space Rainbow - IC1396
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Space Rainbow - IC1396

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Williams Optics GT71

Imaging cameras: QHY163M

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6R Pro Sky Watcher EQ6R-PRO

Focal reducers: Williams Optic .8 Focal Reducer 0.8x Focal Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight PinInsight 1.8

Filters: OPTOLONG 31mm Ha, Oiii and S2

Accessory: Deep Sky Dad Autofocuser 2  ·  Altair Astro gpcam mono + 50mm guide scope

Dates:Sept. 1, 2018

Frames: 424x180"

Integration: 21.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.49 days

Avg. Moon phase: 67.29%

Basic astrometry details job: 3046002

RA center: 21h 39' 52"

DEC center: +57° 33' 57"

Pixel scale: 2.313 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.513 degrees

Field radius: 1.811 degrees

Resolution: 4483x3417

Locations: Home Observatory Bortle 7, Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Data source: Backyard


A slightly modified SHO palette to bring out more colours.
Data acquired August-October 2018.
240sec exposures at gain 200



Tudor Chibacu
License: Attribution Creative Commons

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Space Rainbow - IC1396, 


            Tudor Chibacu