Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Contains:  IC 468  ·  NGC 2359
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Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359), 



    
        

            Josh Woodward
Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359)
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Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Quattro 8" f/3.9

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM60

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher Quattro 8" f/3.9

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI 290MM mini

Focal reducers: Sky-Watcher Quattro Coma Corrector

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  PHD2 Guiding  ·  Stellarium  ·  SharpCap  ·  PixInsight 1.8  ·  StellariumScope  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: ZWO OIII 1.25"  ·  ZWO Ha 1.25"

Accessory: Moonlite 2.5" Focuser with high resolution stepper motor  ·  OAG  ·  ZWO EFW 8x 1.25"  ·  QHYCCD QHY PoleMaster


Dates:Feb. 11, 2020Feb. 12, 2020

Frames:
31x600" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1
ZWO Ha 1.25": 30x600" (gain: 139.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 10.2 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: ~20

Flat darks: ~27

Avg. Moon age: 17.84 days

Avg. Moon phase: 89.41%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Temperature: 14.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3243669

RA center: 7h 18' 37"

DEC center: -13° 13' 44"

Pixel scale: 0.983 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 107.485 degrees

Field radius: 0.655 degrees


Resolution: 3952x2724

Locations: backyard, Chico, CA, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Some nice weather with some fair seeing of late.

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Josh Woodward
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Thor's Helmet (NGC 2359), 



    
        

            Josh Woodward