Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1795  ·  IC 1805  ·  IC 1848  ·  NGC 1027  ·  NGC 896  ·  NGC 957
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Heart and Soul

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Canon 135 mm f/2.0

Imaging cameras: Canon T3i (Full Spectrum Mod)

Mounts: iOptron Skytracker v2

Software: BackyardEOS  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC (64 Bit)  ·  PixInsight Core 1.8

Filters: Hutech HEUIBII-EOS


Dates:Sept. 26, 2016

Frames: 135x120" (4h 30')

Integration: 4h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 25.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 19.21%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1357335

RA center: 02h43m49s.4

DEC center: +61°0946

Pixel scale: 6.664 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 100.817 degrees

Field radius: 5.004 degrees


Resolution: 4466x3045

Locations: Cabin, Almont, Colorado, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

The nebula to the left is the Heart, designated IC 1805 and named after its resemblance to a human heart. To the right is the Soul nebula, IC 1848. Located in Cassiopeia about 6,000 light-years from Earth in the Perseus arm of the Milky Way, these nebulae shine brightly in the red light of ionized hydrogen. Several star clusters populate the image throughout, including the centers of both nebulae in this active star forming region.

135 x 120 sec

135mm at f/4 ISO 1600

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