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Contains:  The star 13Lac, The star 12Lac, The star 10Lac, The star 8Lac
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Sh2-126 in Lacerta, 





    
        

            tommy_nawratil
Sh2-126 in Lacerta

Sh2-126 in Lacerta

Technical card

Resolution: 3342x2521

Dates:Aug. 27, 2016

Frames:
Astronomik H-Alpha 12nm: 32x900" -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB 31mm: 74x480" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 17.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.82%

Astrometry.net job: 1252137

RA center: 338.897 degrees

DEC center: 39.567 degrees

Pixel scale: 6.334 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 111.448 degrees

Field radius: 3.684 degrees

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria

Description

This very weak Sharpless nebula is embedded in dust clouds, part of the Lacerta OB1 association. The source of ionisation is the strong UV radiation from the O9 star 10 Lac, on the pictue a little offset down from center almost half way to the edge.

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Sh2-126 in Lacerta, 





    
        

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