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Contains:  NGC 7380
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SH2-142, 





    
        

            Chuck Faranda
SH2-142

SH2-142

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:RCOS 10" F7

Imaging camera:FLI PL-16803

Mount:Astro-Physics AP 1200

Guiding telescope or lens:Borg Mini 50mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:SBIG STi

Software:PixInsightCCDWare CCD AutopilotphotoshopMaxim DL

Filter:FLI RG 50D Ha

Resolution: 1824x1824

Dates:Oct. 24, 2014

Frames: 12x1200"

Integration: 4.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.36%

Astrometry.net job: 474072

RA center: 341.897 degrees

DEC center: 58.060 degrees

Orientation: 178.536 degrees

Field radius: 0.817 degrees

Locations: Deerlick Astronomy Village, Sharon, GA, None

Description

NGC 7380 (also known as the Wizard Nebula) is an open cluster discovered by Caroline Herschel in 1787. William Herschel included his sister's discovery in his catalog, and labelled it H VIII.77. It is also known as 142 in the 1959 Sharpless catalog (Sh2-142). This reasonably large nebula is located in Cepheus. Post processing by Albert Barr

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SH2-142, 





    
        

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