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A Redcat shoot: Rings of Fire and three PN´s around - Abell6-HDW2-HFG1, 



    
        

            Niko Geisriegler
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A Redcat shoot: Rings of Fire and three PN´s around - Abell6-HDW2-HFG1

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics RedCat 51 Petzval APO

Imaging cameras: Canon 6 D mod.

Mounts: SkyWatcher EQM 35 Pro SynScan GoTo

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 Finder

Guiding cameras: Lacerta MGEN1 8x50 Sucher firmware2.21

Software: PixInsight  ·  CS2

Filters: Optolong LeNhance 2''dual band


Dates:Sept. 12, 2020Sept. 18, 2020Sept. 19, 2020Sept. 26, 2020Nov. 14, 2020Dec. 19, 2020

Frames:
52x360" ISO1000
Optolong LeNhance 2''dual band: 33x483" ISO1600
Optolong LeNhance 2''dual band: 40x600" ISO1600
Optolong LeNhance 2''dual band: 112x603" ISO1600
Optolong LeNhance 2''dual band: 15x900" ISO1600

Integration: 38.8 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~30

Bias: ~30

Avg. Moon age: 11.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 23.09%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 3.29


Astrometry.net job: 4137348

RA center: 2h 48' 40"

DEC center: +63° 0' 43"

Pixel scale: 5.450 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 16.357 degrees

Field radius: 4.570 degrees


Resolution: 3541x4888

Locations: Hinterhofwiese, Gloggnitz, Niederösterreich, Austria; Roseggerhaus, Rettenegg, Steiermark, Austria; Arabichl, Steyersberger Schwaig, Kirchberg am Wechsel, Niederösterreich, Austria

Data source: Traveller

Description

This picture was taken in 6 nights with a DSLR over 4 months. After an image processing marathon, I'm glad that you can see the PN HFG1 and Abell 6 clearly. HDW2 was only noticed during processing. A great combination the Redcat with the Canon FF 6mod!

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A Redcat shoot: Rings of Fire and three PN´s around - Abell6-HDW2-HFG1, 



    
        

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