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Heart Nebula and Soul Nebula, Three-Panel Mosaic, H-alpha, IC 1805 and IC1848, 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)

Heart Nebula and Soul Nebula, Three-Panel Mosaic, H-alpha, IC 1805 and IC1848

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Imaging cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO with GTOCP3

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics AP 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF

Guiding cameras: SBIG STXL-11002/FW8G-STXL

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics AP 2.7" Prime Focus Field Flattener 67PF462

Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

Filters: Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm


Dates:Oct. 8, 2014Oct. 17, 2014Oct. 24, 2014

Frames:Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 91x900" (22h 45') bin 1x1

Integration: 22h 45'

Avg. Moon age: 13.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.85%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 398753


Resolution: 620x466

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

This mosaic was made using the PixInsight, GradientMergeMosaic with some excellent guidance from a Steve Allen's, YouTube video ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H2r3ZYqCaP8 ).

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  • Heart Nebula and Soul Nebula, Three-Panel Mosaic, H-alpha, IC 1805 and IC1848, 



    
        

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    Heart Nebula and Soul Nebula, Three-Panel Mosaic, H-alpha, IC 1805 and IC1848, 



    
        

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Heart Nebula and Soul Nebula, Three-Panel Mosaic, H-alpha, IC 1805 and IC1848, 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)