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Contains:  Flaming Star nebula, IC 405, The star 16Aur
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Flaming Star Nebula - IC405, 


Flaming Star Nebula - IC405

Flaming Star Nebula - IC405

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

Imaging camera:QSI 683 WSG8

Mount:Paramount MyT

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III

Guiding camera:QSI 683 WSG8


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

Resolution: 2460x3088

Dates:Dec. 2, 2015

Frames: 48x900"

Integration: 12.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 58.02% job: 872238

RA center: 78.979 degrees

DEC center: 34.043 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.100 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.507 degrees

Field radius: 1.151 degrees

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


- Flaming Star Nebula in a Ha-RGB rendering
- using 16 x 900 sec for R, G, and B plus 16 x 1800 sec for Ha, no luminance
- played some tricks, e.g., using Ha as luminance for the RGB image with an admixture of pure RGB
- data taken at Deep Sky West Observatory



License: None (All rights reserved)

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Flaming Star Nebula - IC405,