Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7538  ·  Sh2-158
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NGC 7538, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud
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NGC 7538, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud
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Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 300/1500
Imaging Cameras
QHYCCD 183C
Mounts
Skywatcher EQ8 pro
Accessories
Home made focuser · Baader MPCC Mark III Coma Corrector
Software
PixInsight 1.8 Ripley · Gimp 2.10
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
TS-Optics OAG
Guiding Cameras
ZWO ASI120MM

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 17, 2020 ·  July 18, 2020 ·  July 19, 2020 ·  July 22, 2020
Frames:
83x600" (13h 50') (gain: 16.00) -15°C bin 1x1
Integration:
13h 50'
Avg. Moon age:
20.93 days
Avg. Moon phase:
5.76%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.75
Mean SQM:
21.57

RA center: 23h13m40s.130

DEC center: +61°3026.53

Pixel scale: 0.655 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -5.028 degrees

Field radius: 0.222 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 2048x1316

Locations: ORCA Observatory, Near Matha, Charente-Maritime, France

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

The rarely imaged NGC 7538 lives not too far from the Bubble nebula.

I was hoping for more data, but the weather has turned so I might not get any for a while. So I upload this version in the meantime.

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  • NGC 7538, 



    
        

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    Original
  • Final
    NGC 7538, 



    
        

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    B

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NGC 7538, 



    
        

            Cedric Raguenaud