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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 telescope or lens:ASA N12

Imaging camera:SBIG STT 8300M

Mount:Paramount MX

Guiding telescope or lens:ASA N12

Guiding camera:SBIG STT 8300M

Software:Software Bisque The Sky X ProCCDStack 2+Photoshop CS5

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

Accessory:SBIG CFW8G

Resolution: 3274x2376

Dates:Sept. 1, 2015

Frames: 60x600"

Integration: 10.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 89.16%

Astrometry.net job: 767083

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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