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M 42 - First Orion Nebula of the season, 



    
        

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M 42 - First Orion Nebula of the season

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)
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M 42 - First Orion Nebula of the season, 



    
        

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M 42 - First Orion Nebula of the season

Acquisition type: Electronically-Assisted Astronomy (EAA, e.g. based on a live video feed)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 150/750 PDS

Imaging cameras: QHY CCD 294C

Mounts: Celestron AVX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 70/500 achromatic

Guiding cameras: ZWO Optical ASI120MC

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Ripley  ·  Astro Photography tool  ·  PHD2 Guiding PhD 2 Guiding  ·  PhotoShop CS6

Filters: Optolong L-Pro 2" Optlong L-Pro

Accessory: Baader Planetarium Stronghold


Dates:Oct. 29, 2020

Frames:Optolong L-Pro 2" Optlong L-Pro: 34x300" (2h 50') (gain: 1600.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 2h 50'

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 12.87 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3969026

RA center: 5h 35' 4"

DEC center: -5° 23' 34"

Pixel scale: 1.273 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 5.296 degrees

Field radius: 0.706 degrees


Resolution: 2892x2750

Locations: Star field, Catania , Italy

Data source: Backyard

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