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Observation by Neil Morrison: Nova Cassiopeia 2021

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Observer

Neil Morrison

Observed

2021 May 29 - 21:21

Uploaded

2021 May 31 - 14:29

Objects

Nova Cas 2021

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Constellation

Cassiopeia

Field centre

RA: 23h24m
Dec: +61°11'
Position angle: -0°19'

Field size

0°31' × 0°29'

Equipment
  • C8 with focal reducer Super Polaris mount Sony Slt65a
Exposure

15 sec ISO 6400 F 6.7

Location

Crawley West Sussex

Target name

Nova Cass v1405

Title

Nova Cassiopeia 2021

About this image

Crop of  Image centred on Nova.  After  over comeing  Gremlins  in the R.A.  Setting  Circles of the Mount  that had  thwarted  finding  the Nova on the 27th May ; at last  with the  help of  a  spot of  Blue Tack in the right place  managed  to get a  fix on the  Nova  after off setting  from Beta  Cass.

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