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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula (SHO False Colour)

Contains: NGC 7380

Technical card

Resolution: 5726x4888

Dates: Aug. 5, 2017

Frames: 115x180"

Integration: 5.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 12.20 days

Avg. Moon phase: 92.73%

Astrometry.net job: 1684805

RA center: 341.824 degrees

DEC center: 58.059 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.664 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -161.136 degrees

Field radius: 0.694 degrees

Description

The Wizard Nebula (NGC 7380) is located in Cepheus and is high in the sky in the UK in the summer months of July and August. This image is a false colour build using three narrowband filters; Ha (7nm), S2 (8nm) and O3 (8nm). All the images were gathered over three nights at the end of July / beginning August 2017.

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Jay Bolt
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NGC 7380 - The Wizard Nebula (SHO False Colour), Jay Bolt