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Flying Dragons Sh2-114 from Bortle 8

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sky-Watcher 80ED

Imaging cameras: Atik 428EX Mono

Mounts: Skywatcher HEQ5 Pro Synscan Heq5pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcherx Finderguider

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY5

Focal reducers: WILLIAM OPTICS 0.8 Reducer/Field Flattner V.II

Software: photoshop  ·  RegiStar  ·  AstroArt v5 Astroart  ·  Atik artemis

Filters: Baader Ha 7nm 2"  ·  Baader LRGB 2'' Filters


Dates:Sept. 26, 2019

Frames:
Baader Ha 7nm 2": 20x900" (5h) -15C
Baader LRGB 2'' Filters: 24x300" (2h) bin 2x2

Integration: 7h

Avg. Moon age: 26.89 days

Avg. Moon phase: 7.67%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: -15.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4895479

RA center: 21h21m22s.6

DEC center: +38°4340

Pixel scale: 1.970 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 260.225 degrees

Field radius: 0.615 degrees


Resolution: 1844x1288

Locations: Home Observatory, SE London, Kent, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

VERY faint object - taken from my Bortle 8 Home location.

I must try this again at a dark site.

I decided as I went along that I needed to increase the length of Ha exposures, hence the different lengths.

Plus a meridian flip in the middle of it all, a bit of a mission to process with the RGB being binned anyway.

Ha 900 x 14

Ha 600 x 2

Ha 1200 x 4 (total Ha 5 Hours 10mins

RGB 9 x 300 binned x 2

RGB 15 x 200 binned x 2

Total RGB 1 hour 35mins

Grand total 6 hours 45 mins

Atik428EX, SWED80, HEQ5

Ha RGB

NEW: Version G has a further 2 hours ha added using WOZS71/Atik428 & ED80/Atik460EX

Total Ha is now 7 hours 10 mins (no extra RGB added yet)

New grand total is: 8 hours 45mins

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