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Contains:  IC 2872, IC 2944, IC 2948, The star λCen, lam Cen Nebula
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The Running Chicken Nebula (IC 2944), 



    
        

            Peter Dunsby
The Running Chicken Nebula (IC 2944)
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The Running Chicken Nebula (IC 2944)

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Dates:March 30, 2020

Frames:
Baader high speed Ha: 85x120" (gain: 75.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader high speed OIII: 160x60" (gain: 75.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader high speed SII: 85x120" (gain: 75.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.3 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Flat darks: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 5.53 days

Avg. Moon phase: 30.81%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3479535

RA center: 11h 35' 4"

DEC center: -63° 21' 50"

Pixel scale: 1.970 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.583 degrees

Field radius: 1.435 degrees


Resolution: 4196x3147

Data source: Backyard

Description

Traditional Hubble Palette version of the Running Chicken Nebula. Lockdown + clear skies has its advantages.

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The Running Chicken Nebula (IC 2944), 



    
        

            Peter Dunsby