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Observatory Parameters
Feb 23
Lat. 39.0, Lon. -77.5
Clouds: Seeing:
First Quarter
11:33 01:00
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Veil Nebula, Astrophotography by Paul_Hutchinson

Equipment

  • Imaging telescope / lens: Sky-Watcher Newtonian 200/1000 mm Explorer 200p
  • Imaging camera: Canon EOS 1100D (CMOS) - modified
  • Mount: Equatorial Sky-Watcher HEQ5
  • Guiding telescope / lens: Sky-Watcher Refractor 50/163 mm Skywatcher Finderscope
  • Guiding camera: QHYCCD QHY5II (CMOS)
  • Filters: Astronomik Light pollution CLS clip filter
  • Processed with: APT (Astro Photography Tool) 3.00
    DSS (DeepSkyStacker)

Frames / Subs

  • Lights: 16 x 300 sec
  • Total integration time: 1:20 hours

Acquisition

  • Date: Sun Jul 24th 2016
  • Sky darkness: 5 / 9
  • ISO: 1600

Spatial Info

  • Image Size: 4,000 x 2,740 pixels
  • Image Scale: 1.061 arcsec / pixel
  • Visual Field: 1º 25' 45''
  • RA Center: 20h 56m 27s
  • DEC Center: 31º 29' 24''
  • Orientation: -108.529 degrees E of N

Sky Maps

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