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IC 342 is a spiral galaxy is in the constellation Camelopardalis.
Distance: 11 million light years
Camera: SBIG ST-10XME
Telescope: Astrophysics Starfire 140 EDT F7.5
Mount: Astro-Physics Mach1 GTO with Advanced Telescope Systems portable pier
Images: An LHaRGB image with 171 subexposures of 10 minutes each with 40 of lum, 30 of red, 35 of green, & 34 of blue and 15 minutes each with 32 of Ha for a total time of 31 hours & 10 minutes. L/Ha blending method was not recorded.
Date: January 2013
Software: Camera, mount, and guider control - CCD Commander & MaximDL; calibration, stacking, & color creation in CCDStack, and further processing in Photoshop CS6.