Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula), 



    
        

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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula)
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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula), 



    
        

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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula)
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Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 407198

RA center: 0h 52' 48"

DEC center: +56° 37' 37"

Pixel scale: 1.828 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.817 degrees

Field radius: 0.440 degrees


Resolution: 1351x1083

Description

Meade SN10 (f/4); Baarder MPCC; Atik460ex; TS OAG+SX Lodestar; Ha Oiii Sii (will provide more info later); HST+NAT color palette (1:2) used to bring out the dust zones at the left edge of the nebula; HDR processing applied to combined RGB image.

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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula), 



    
        

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