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Date/Location February 6, 2013 KEASA Obseravtory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD Camera -10°C
Telescope Stellarvue SV102 102 mm apochromatic refractor at f/6.3 (using a Televue 0.8x FF/FR)
Mount Orion Atlas
Exposure 30 minutes (3 x 10 min)
Processing CCDOpts, Images Plus 3.0, Photoshop
Other Mag. 5.8 open cluster in Puppis with hundreds of stars 10th magnitude and fainter, 15 arc min in diameter. The bright star near the bottom is 4.5 mag. QZ Puppis.
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