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Observatory Parameters
Dec 16
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
Waning Crescent
05:40 16:04
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Flame Nebula, Astrophotography by Kristof Dierick


  • Imaging telescope / lens: TS Optics Refractor 102mm Photoline f7 with reducer to f5.5
  • Imaging camera: Canon 70Da (CMOS) - modified
  • Mount: Equatorial Sky-Watcher EQ6-PRO
  • Guiding telescope / lens: ZWO Optical Refractor 60/280 mm
  • Guiding camera: ZWO Optical ASI 120 MC
  • Filters: Optolong Light pollution CLS - Clipfilter
  • Processed with: Photoshop
    Astro Pixel Processor

Frames / Subs

  • Lights (filter Light pollution): 55 x 300 sec
  • Total integration time: 4:35 hours



Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 5,088 x 3,419 pixels
  • Image Scale: 1.463 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 2º 04' 00''
  • RA Center: 5h 40m 54s
  • DEC Center: -2º 26' 19''
  • Orientation: 88.743 degrees E of N

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