NGC 6334 - The Cat's Paw Nebula in Narrowband HST palette, 



    
        

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NGC 6334 - The Cat's Paw Nebula in Narrowband HST palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Baader Planetariun LRGB Ha - O3 - S2 38mm

Accessory: SBIG CFW8G


Dates:Sept. 1, 2015

Frames: 60x600"

Integration: 10.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 89.16%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 767083


Resolution: 620x450

Locations: Home Observatory, Werribee, Victoria, Australia

Description

NGC 6334 (also known as the Cat's Paw Nebula, Bear Claw Nebula and Gum 64) is an emission nebula located in the constellation Scorpius. It was discovered by astronomer John Herschel in 1837, who observed it from the Cape of Good Hope in South Africa. (Wikipedia)

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NGC 6334 - The Cat's Paw Nebula in Narrowband HST palette, 



    
        

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