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Hind's Variable Nebula

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Observer
Grant Privett
Time of observation
29/11/2019 - 18:44
Object
Hind's Variable Nebula
Observing location
Salisbury
Equipment
Celestron 11" RASA
Starlight 694 mono CCD
Dew heaters turned up to 11!
Exposure
20 x120s
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I waited for this to cross the meridian and then took 40minutes worth of images. Halfway through I found the corrector plate was starting to frost up and so applied a second dewheater. Not sure it did the focus much good. 

Its in Taurus and so near the ecliptic so asteroids are inevitable also in view - 3 can be seen in this image. There were 6 in the full frame.

I really must go deep with this again sometime.

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