Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  NGC 281
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Pacman Nebula - NGC 281

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Pacman Nebula - NGC 281

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 WSG8

Mounts: Paramount MyT

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

Guiding cameras: QSI 683 WSG8

Software: PixInsight

Filters: Astrodon Narrowband 5nm (Ha, OIII, SII)


Dates:Nov. 20, 2015

Frames: 51x1800" (25h 30')

Integration: 25h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 8.69 days

Avg. Moon phase: 63.77%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 897825

RA center: 00h52m29s.8

DEC center: +56°3925

Pixel scale: 2.098 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.055 degrees

Field radius: 0.907 degrees


Resolution: 2200x2200

Locations: Deep Sky West Observatory, Rowe, MN, United States

Description

- narrowband composite of the Pacman Nebula, NGC 281

- (16,15,20) x 1800 sec of Ha, OIII, and SII data collected at Deep Sky West

- using a 'natural' color scheme with emphasis on the dark structures and globules

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