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Contains:  IC 1871, IC 1848, NGC 1027, IC 1805, IC 1795, NGC 896
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Heart and Soul Nebula - Narrow Band, 


Heart and Soul Nebula - Narrow Band

Heart and Soul Nebula - Narrow Band

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:FSQ-106ED

Imaging camera:SBIG STXL-11002/FW8

Mount:Software Bisque Paramount MX

Guiding telescope or lens:FSQ-106ED

Guiding camera:SBIG STi

Software:TheSkyXPixinsight 1.8Adobe Photoshop CC

Filters:SII 3nmHa 3nmOIII 3nm

Accessory:Astrodon MMOAG

Resolution: 9356x6454

Ha 3nm: 46x1800" -20C bin 1x1
OIII 3nm: 42x1800" bin 1x1
SII 3nm: 40x1800" bin 1x1

Integration: 64.0 hours

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00

Mean SQM: 18.20 job: 1432495

RA center: 41.071 degrees

DEC center: 61.095 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.754 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 176.671 degrees

Field radius: 2.769 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, San Jose, California, United States

Data source: Backyard


Two panel Mosaic taken in Autumn. Mapped to Hubble Pallet, then selective color balancing. This is the first mosaic I've attempted with the STXL11002 camera. I had more data for the Soul Nebula side than the Heart Nebula, but I think it turned out reasonably well.



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Heart and Soul Nebula - Narrow Band, 



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