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Observation by Dr Ollie Garrett: IC410 / NGC1893 The Tadpole Nebula

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Dr Ollie Garrett

Observer

Dr Ollie Garrett

Observed

2018 Feb 14 - 00:25

Uploaded

2018 Feb 15 - 17:37

Objects

NGC1893
IC410

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Constellation

Auriga

Field centre

RA: 05h22m
Dec: +33°27'
Position angle: -93°32'

Field size

0°59' × 0°43'

Equipment
  • 115mm f7 APO refractor
  • NEQ6 mount
  • SBIG STF-8300M CCD
  • SX Lodestar and SX OAG
  • Baader 36mm narrowband filters
Exposure

SII: 7x900secs, Ha: 4x900secs, OIII: 7x900secs

Location

Dartmoor, UK

Target name

IC410 / NGC1893 The Tadpole Nebula

Title

IC410 / NGC1893 The Tadpole Nebula

About this image

Observation Dates and Times: 4th February 2018 - 21:19 to 23:04 UTC and 13th February 2018 20:12 to 14th February 00:25 UTC

Camera Sensor Temp: -20 degrees C, Ambient Temp: between 3 and -1 degrees C.

Sky Conditions: Seeing (Pickering Scale): 6 (Fair to Good), Transparency (AAAA scale): 5 (Clear)
SQM reading: 20.21 @ 21:25 UTC on 4-2-18 and 20.75 @ 20:21 UTC on 13-2-18
Data collection and processing software: Nebulosity, PHD and Pixinsight.
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