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Contains:  IC 1805

Image of the day 02/16/2017

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Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula, 





    
        

            Steve Cooper
Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula

Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1858x2375

Frames:
Astrodon 5 nm HA: 12x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon 5 nm HA: 9x1800"
Astrodon 5 nm OIII: 18x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon 5 nm SII: 24x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon 5 nm SII: 7x1800" bin 1x1
Ha 3nm: 21x1200" bin 1x1
OIII 3nm: 18x1200" bin 1x1
SII 3nm: 18x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 45.0 hours

Astrometry.net job: 1448404

RA center: 38.316 degrees

DEC center: 61.412 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.746 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 179.459 degrees

Field radius: 0.312 degrees

Description

Melotte 15 in Hubble Palette
7 Hrs Ha + 6 Hrs OIII + 6 Hrs SII taken with an AT 16RCT and SBIG STXL 6303 from my observatory at Stardust Ranch, Okeechobee FL
8.5 Hrs Ha + 6 Hrs OIII + 11.5 Hrs SII taken with a 14.5 RCOS and SBIG STX 16803 from Deep Sky West observatory, Rowe, New Mexico
45 total hours of exposure time

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Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula, 





    
        

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