Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1848
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Seat of the Soul - IC 1848 The Soul Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace
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Seat of the Soul - IC 1848 The Soul Nebula

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Seat of the Soul - IC 1848 The Soul Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace
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Seat of the Soul - IC 1848 The Soul Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 29, 2017
Frames:
Astrodon B 50mm square E Series: 20×600(3h 20′) -25°C bin 2×2
Astrodon G 50mm square E Series: 14×600(2h 20′) -25°C bin 2×2
Astrodon Hα 50mm square 3nm: 45×900(11h 15′) -25°C bin 2×2
Astrodon O-III 50mm square 3nm: 42×900(10h 30′) -25°C bin 2×2
Astrodon R 50mm square E Series: 27×600(4h 30′) -25°C bin 2×2
Astrodon S-II 50mm Square 3nm: 31×900(7h 45′) -25°C bin 2×2
Integration:
39h 40′
Darks:
25
Flats:
25
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
10.14 days
Avg. Moon phase:
77.69%

RA center: 02h50m43s.22

DEC center: +60°1820.10

Pixel scale: 1.422 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.394 degrees

Field radius: 0.634 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 1920x2574

File size: 2.3 MB

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Auberry, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

Description

Data acquired from 2017-09-30 until 2017-11-29

DSO Color Mapping: Stars RGB, Nebulae Modified Hubble Palette

Original Image Scale: 0.97

Note: This scope is located at Sierra Remote Observatory. I personally configured and installed this scope and make regular trips to SRO to perform maintenance and upgrades. When not on site, I operate the scope nightly from home using a remote desktop application.

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This is the lower back region of the famous Soul Nebula. The principle emission nebulae in the frame are LBN 667 and LBN 670. Considering all of the fascinating features of The Soul, this area only brings up the rear in terms of popularity.

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Seat of the Soul - IC 1848 The Soul Nebula, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace

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