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Vela Supernova Remnant Negative
08-FEB-2012 Press F11 for full screen mode

Vela Supernova Remnant Negative

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Orion Optics AG12 F3.8
FLI ProLine 16803 CCD & CFW-5-7 + Atlas Focuser
Ha OIII SII = 160 150 180 min RGB (stars only) = 14 14 14min (all bin 1X1) Astronomik filters
-30C chip temp, darks and flats (Astronomik Aurora Light Panel used for flats)
Focal length 1180mm
FOV = 1.8deg X 1.8deg
Image scale 1.57"/pix
Guide Camera: Starlightxpress SXVH9

Average seeing, heavy light pollution.

Equipment setup:

Some links to equipment used to take this image:

Orion Optics UK

Finger Lakes Instrumentation CCD cameras:

Astro-Elecronic FS2 scope GOTO controller:

Gerd Neumann and Astronomik filters:

MSB Software & Astroart 4

STAR Atlas:PRO planetarium software:

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Guest 09-Feb-2012 04:16
Is that a Palomar Schmidt plate...?