Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Sagittarius (Sgr)  ·  Contains:  IC 1274  ·  IC 1275  ·  IC 4684  ·  IC 4685  ·  NGC 6559
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Sh 2-29 in narrow band, 



    
        

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Sh 2-29 in narrow band
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Sh 2-29 in narrow band

Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
Sh 2-29 in narrow band, 



    
        

            JNieto
Sh 2-29 in narrow band
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Sh 2-29 in narrow band

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics 130 EDFGT

Imaging cameras: QSI 683 ws

Mounts: ASA DDM60Pro

Software: MaximDL  ·  Pixinsight

Filters: SII 5nm  ·  OIII 5nm  ·  Astrodon H-alpha 5nm


Dates:July 1, 2014

Frames: 187x600" (31h 10')

Integration: 31h 10'

Avg. Moon age: 3.76 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.18%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1120313

RA center: 18h 9' 3"

DEC center: -23° 55' 40"

Pixel scale: 1.449 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.424 degrees

Field radius: 0.760 degrees


Resolution: 2257x1683

Locations: Observatorio "Mar de la Frau", Cambrils, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

Emission nebula Sharpless 2-29. This is a large nebula in Sagitarius, just next to the well known Lagoon nebula. Quite low in the south for me so it took me two summers to complete.

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Sh 2-29 in narrow band, 



    
        

            JNieto