Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  IC 2177  ·  NGC 2335
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IC2177/The Seagull Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
IC2177/The Seagull Nebula
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IC2177/The Seagull Nebula

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IC2177/The Seagull Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
IC2177/The Seagull Nebula
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IC2177/The Seagull Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Samyang 135mm f/2 ED UMC

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071MC Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM40ec

Software: PixInsight  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  APT

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR UV Cut for front of camera nosepiece


Dates:Dec. 15, 2020

Frames: 26x180" (1h 18')

Integration: 1h 18'

Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.95%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4099297

RA center: 07h05m14s

DEC center: -10°2801

Pixel scale: 1.404 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 100.593 degrees

Field radius: 1.158 degrees


Resolution: 4944x3284

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

This the first time that I shot this object. I believe the IC2177 entry actually refers to the bright head of the seagull.

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IC2177/The Seagull Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle