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Contains:  Flaming Star nebula, IC 405
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IC 405, 


            Colin McGill
IC 405

IC 405

Technical card

Resolution: 2749x2199

Dates:Jan. 7, 2015

Baader H-alpha 7nm 36mm: 133x900" -10C bin 1x1
Baader Red, Green, Blue 36mm: 58x600" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 42.9 hours

Flats: ~70

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 16.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.04%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 2.00

Mean SQM: 21.00

Mean FWHM: 2.65

Temperature: 3.00 job: 493057

RA center: 79.121 degrees

DEC center: 34.359 degrees

Orientation: -0.447 degrees

Field radius: 0.286 degrees

Locations: Astro Camp, Nerpio, Albacete, Spain


IC 405, the "Flaming Star Nebula" is an emission nebula in Auriga.

Took lots of Ha data - tried SII and OIII as well, but had little signal, so used RGB to colour the image.



Colin McGill
License: None (All rights reserved)

Sky plot

Sky plot


IC 405, 


            Colin McGill