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Contains:  IC 1848, NGC 1027, IC 1805
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Heart and Soul Nebula region, 





    
        

            Chad Andrist
Heart and Soul Nebula region

Heart and Soul Nebula region

Technical card

Resolution: 5202x3465

Dates:July 24, 2015

Frames: 25x248"

Integration: 1.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 53.35%

Astrometry.net job: 708024

RA center: 40.455 degrees

DEC center: 60.988 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.352 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 59.881 degrees

Field radius: 2.042 degrees

Locations: Harrington Beach State Park, Belgium, Wisconsin, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is my first attempt at capturing this region of the sky. It was a very dim object and the Moon was almost 50% full, which didn't help. I wasn't quite sure how to frame this because I did not have enough FOV to make it all fit, so I opted for more of the Heart Nebula than the Soul.

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Chad Andrist
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Heart and Soul Nebula region, 





    
        

            Chad Andrist