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Astronomy => Astrophotography => Topic started by: Apophis on May 21, 2018, 17:19:43

Title: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: Apophis on May 21, 2018, 17:19:43
(https://cdn.astrobin.com/thumbs/27R6TaQJXAVb_1824x0_wmhqkGbg.jpg)

43 x Lights at 300s
Flats x 40
Darks x 24
DSS 4.1 64bit 3x Drizzle

Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 120ED Imaging System for Canon DSLR Cameras
Imaging camera:Canon 1000D modified
Mount:Skywatcher EQ6-R PRO Synscan
Guiding cameras:Skywatcher 9x50 Finderscope,  QHYCCD 5L-II MONO
Focal reducer:Skywatcher 0.85x Focal Reducer/Corrector for Evostar-120ED
Software:ADOBE PHOTOSHOP CC,  DeepSkyStacker x64 by Luc Coiffier, Tony Cook, David C. Partridge Deepsky Stacker 4.1 64bit,  Astro Photography Tool
Accessory:QHYCCD PoleMaster
Resolution: 2604x1734
Dates: May 20, 2018
Frames: 43x300"
Integration: 3.6 hours
Avg. Moon age: 5.60 days
Avg. Moon phase: 31.52%
Astrometry.net job: 2068432
Locations: Home, Worthing, West Sussex, United Kingdom
Roger
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: Carole on May 21, 2018, 20:47:59
Very nice, one I have never tackled.

Carole
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: Fay on May 22, 2018, 08:33:41
Thats come out well........
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: MarkS on Jun 12, 2018, 23:18:45
Well done Roger!

Mark
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: The Thing on Jun 13, 2018, 08:44:52
Nice one Roger.
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: Apophis on Jun 13, 2018, 20:29:30
Thanks Mark and Duncan.
Roger
Title: Re: Owl nebula, M 97, NGC 3587
Post by: NoelC on Jun 14, 2018, 09:22:21
Well done Roger.
good target.

Noel