Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Monoceros (Mon)  ·  Contains:  IC 2177  ·  NGC 2335  ·  NGC 2343
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Seagull Nebula (IC 2177), 



    
        

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Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
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Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 5000 ED APO 127

Imaging cameras: Canon Rebel T5i

Mounts: Losmandy GM100

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade Series 5000 ED APO 127

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi-mono

Focal reducers: Orion 0.8x Imaging Focal Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  PHD2 Guiding


Dates:Jan. 18, 2015

Frames: 26x600"

Integration: 4.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.22 days

Avg. Moon phase: 5.92%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 515920

RA center: 7h 6' 13"

DEC center: -10° 40' 1"

Pixel scale: 5.881 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 93.609 degrees

Field radius: 1.004 degrees


Resolution: 620x412

Locations: William J. Maloney Observatory, Pontotoc, Texas, United States

Description

The Seagull Nebula, captured in pretty good seeing (4/5) and transparency (4/5). Been meaning to get this target for a long time and finally got the chance. Absolutely love Gum 1.

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