Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  NGC 1788  ·  NGC1788  ·  VdB33
NGC 1788, The Fox Face Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 1788, The Fox Face Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech AT8RC

Imaging cameras: SBIG STF-8300M

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: CCDT67

Software: PixInsight  ·  Voyager

Filters: Baader Luminance 36mm

Accessory: SBIG OAG-8300  ·  Moonlite CSL 2.5" Threaded Focuser  ·  Kendrick Standard Dual Channel Dew Controller


Dates:Jan. 20, 2020Jan. 21, 2020Jan. 22, 2020

Frames:
Baader Blue 36mm: 19x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Green 36mm: 20x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Luminance 36mm: 64x300" -20C bin 1x1
Baader Red 36mm: 20x300" -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 10.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 12.48%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 3205066

RA center: 5h 6' 21"

DEC center: -3° 21' 0"

Pixel scale: 0.931 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.157 degrees

Field radius: 0.536 degrees


Resolution: 3316x2496

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a reflection nebula and dust located in Orion.

Comments

Revisions

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    C
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    D
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    E

C

Description: Much more integration time that version A. Decided to do a little more masked stretch and leave out the histogram stretch I did in version B.

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D

Description: Adding in the RGB data.

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E

Description: Redid the color processing a little more carefully to bring out things like the Ha band along the right side of the fox (our left).

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Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

NGC 1788, The Fox Face Nebula, 



    
        

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