3rd September 2004
Open cluster with nebulosity
Magnitude: 7.1; Size: 5.0'
Right ascension: 21h 0m 35s Declination: +68° 11' 10"
200mm F5 newtonian @ F3.3, SC1.5 toucam
80mm F5 refractor @ F10 guidescope with SC1 toucam and GuideDog
Spent quite a bit of time working with the Iris nebula - NGC7023. Didn't turn out quite as well as hoped, but pretty nonetheless. 120 stacked frames of 30s to 50s with the focal reducer, combined with the non-focal reducer image of the core I made on 6th August. Upsized slightly as an experiment.
Location: Curdridge, Southampton, UK. 51N 15W.
Details of equipment and method.