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Date/Location February 20, 2018 & March 2, 2019KEASA Observatory, Barking Sands, Kauai, Hawaii
Camera and Settings SBIG ST-2000XCM CCD camera -10°C
Telescope 8-inch f/6.4 Ritchey–Chrétien Cassegrain & 10-inch f/6.9 Newtonian
Mount Paramount ME
Exposure 60 min (6 x 10 min) with RC8 and 100 min (10 x 10 min) with 10-inch Newt
Processing CCDOpts, Image Plus 6.5, Photoshop CS6
Other Mag. 9.3 planetary nebula in Puppis, 1.2 x 0.7 arc min in size. Central star is mag. 14.3. Wide field view 70mm f/5.6 apo 70 min with SBIG STF-8300C camera 2/20/2018.
NGC2440
IScroll down to bottom of image for a detailed description. Mouse over image to see wide field view of NGC2440 region.