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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 4677, IC4677, NGC 6543, NGC6543, NGC6552, PK096+29.1
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NGC6543 - Cat's Eye Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

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NGC6543 - Cat's Eye Nebula in HOO

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED 127 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI183MM Pro

Mounts: iOptron Tri-Pier  ·  iOptron CEM 60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific ED 127 APO

Guiding cameras: ASI ZWO ASI120mm mini

Software: Astro Pixel Precessor  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 PHD 2.6.5  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Astronomik Ha 6nm Astronomik 6nm H-alpha  ·  Astronomik OIII 6nm Astronomik OIII

Accessory: ZWO OAG  ·  QHYCCD PoleMaster  ·  Optec Alnitak Flip-Flat  ·  Explore Scientific 2" Field Flattener  ·  ZWO 8x 1.25" Filter Wheel (EFW)  ·  Moonlite FOCUSER MOONLITE


Dates:Oct. 30, 2019Nov. 4, 2019

Frames:
Astronomik OIII 6nm Astronomik OIII: 60x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm Astronomik OIII: 20x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Ha 6nm Astronomik 6nm H-alpha: 60x180" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik Ha 6nm Astronomik 6nm H-alpha: 22x300" (gain: 139.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.5 hours

Darks: ~40

Avg. Moon age: 5.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.97%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00


Astrometry.net job: 3249353

RA center: 17h 58' 32"

DEC center: +66° 37' 31"

Pixel scale: 0.673 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 169.575 degrees

Field radius: 0.457 degrees


Resolution: 4096x2684

Locations: Home, Conception Bay South, Newfoundland, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Would like to revisit this object in the future and add RGB stars and core.

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NGC6543 - Cat's Eye Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

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