Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lacerta (Lac)  ·  Contains:  10 Lac  ·  12 Lac  ·  13 Lac  ·  8 Lac  ·  NGC 7282  ·  NGC 7330  ·  NGC 7379  ·  Sh2-126  ·  The star 10Lac  ·  The star 12Lac  ·  The star 13Lac  ·  The star 8Lac
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Sh2-126 in Lacerta, 



    
        

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Sh2-126 in Lacerta

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Sh2-126 in Lacerta, 



    
        

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Sh2-126 in Lacerta

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Sigma 180 mm F2,8 EX APO Macro OS HSM

Imaging cameras: Astrel Instruments AST8300

Mounts: HEQ5 Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher 9x50 finder

Guiding cameras: MGEN

Software: Photoshop  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto, S.L. Pix Insight

Filters: Astronomik H-Alpha 12nm  ·  Astronomik LRGB 31mm


Dates:Aug. 27, 2016

Frames:
Astronomik H-Alpha 12nm: 32x900" (8h) -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik LRGB 31mm: 74x480" (9h 52') -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 17h 52'

Avg. Moon age: 24.63 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.82%


RA center: 22h35m35s.897

DEC center: +39°3348.46

Pixel scale: 6.331 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -68.987 degrees

Field radius: 3.681 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 3342x2521

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria

Data source: Traveller

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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