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Observatory Parameters
Feb 19
Ashburn
Clouds: Seeing:
Waxing Crescent
09:07 21:46
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Flame Nebula, Astrophotography by Alexander_Ax

Equipment

  • Imaging telescope / lens: TS Optics Lens 100/580 mm TS Imaging Star 100 mm
  • Imaging camera: Atik 314L+ Mono (CCD)
  • Mount: Equatorial Sky-Watcher AZ-EQ6
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Sky-Watcher Refractor 80/400 mm AC 80/400 StarTravel OTA
  • Accessories: Off-axis guider MGEN
  • Processed with: APT (Astro Photography Tool) 3.3

Frames / Subs

  • Lights (filter Luminance): 14 x 180 sec
  • Lights (filter Red): 14 x 180 sec
  • Lights (filter Green): 14 x 180 sec
  • Lights (filter Blue): 14 x 180 sec
  • Total integration time: 2:48 hours

Acquisition

  • Date: Sun Jan 14th 2018
  • Seeing: 3 / 5
  • Transparency: 4 / 5
  • Sky darkness: 3 / 9
  • Ambient temperature: 0.0 ºC
  • Camera sensor temperature: -10.0 ºC
  • Binning: 1x1

Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 1,391 x 1,039 pixels
  • Image Scale: 3.088 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 11' 33''
  • RA Center: 5h 41m 01s
  • DEC Center: -1º 55' 25''
  • Orientation: -172.028 degrees E of N

Sky Maps

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Comments

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