Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)
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SH2-170 Emission Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Holbrook
SH2-170 Emission Nebula
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SH2-170 Emission Nebula

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SH2-170 Emission Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Holbrook
SH2-170 Emission Nebula
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SH2-170 Emission Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron C14 Edge+Hyperstar

Imaging cameras: ASI 1600MM-C  ·  ASI 1600MC-Cool

Mounts: Paramount MX+

Software: Software Bisque TheSkyX Professional suite  ·  PixInsight 1.8 PixInsight version 1.8

Filters: IDAS LPS-D1  ·  Baader O3 F/2  ·  Baader S2 F/2  ·  Baader HA f/2

Accessory: Thousand Oaks Optical Dew Controller 4 channel  ·  Technical Innovations Robofocus  ·  DewBuster Shorty Dew Shield


Dates:Aug. 16, 2016

Integration: 0

Avg. Moon age: 12.78 days

Avg. Moon phase: 95.61%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1398489

RA center: 0h 0' 17"

DEC center: +64° 29' 6"

Pixel scale: 1.143 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.244 degrees

Field radius: 0.724 degrees


Resolution: 3729x2621

Data source: Backyard

Description

Sh2-170 and nearby filaments.

This is narrow band with RGB stars added.

Each filter is 81x45 second exposures. Unguided on Paramount MX+ using Protrack.

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SH2-170 Emission Nebula, 



    
        

            Mark Holbrook