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Contains:  IC 2177, NGC 2335, NGC 2343
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...

ic2177 Seagull Neb (bi-colour)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Tele Vue NP 127is

Mounts: 10 Micron GM2000 HPS II

Software: PixInsight PinInsight 1.8  ·  StarTools 1.4

Filters: Chroma OIII 3nM  ·  Chroma Ha 3nM

Accessory: SharpSky Auto Focuser

Dates:Jan. 23, 2017

Frames: 18x1200"

Integration: 6.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 18.78%

Basic astrometry details job: 1504935

RA center: 7h 6' 24"

DEC center: -11° 0' 28"

Pixel scale: 3.661 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 90.275 degrees

Field radius: 2.157 degrees

Resolution: 3000x3000

Locations: Whirley Observatory, Macclesfield, Cheshire, United Kingdom


Running out of time to capture needed SII data on this due to bad weather, so posting this bi-colour version.



Chris Heapy
License: None (All rights reserved)



Description: Added SII channel :-)


Description: Added more Ha subs and reprocessed. Better colour and less grain... :)

Sky plot

Sky plot


ic2177 Seagull Neb (bi-colour), 


            Chris Heapy