Date Taken: 01/29/2012 Photographer:
Doug H. Location: Oak Grove, CA
Orion EON120 Refractor
Orion Atlas EQ-G Computerized Mount # 24338
Parsec 8300M Processing: Photoshop Exposure: each exposure was 20 minutes, 12*Lum, 6 each of RGB, EON120. Other Equipment Used: Orion LRGB Filters, Orion F/11.4 Guide Scope, Lodestar AG Notes:
NGC2403 Galaxy is 12 MLY Away From Earth! I used G2V star calibration for the color on this image, first time I've tried G2V!
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