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Contains:  IC 1805

Image of the day 02/16/2017

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    Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula, 





    
        

            Steve Cooper
    Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula

    Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula

    Technical card

    Resolution: 1858x2375

    Frames:
    Astrodon 5 nm HA: 12x1200" bin 1x1
    Astrodon 5 nm HA: 9x1800"
    Astrodon 5 nm OIII: 18x1200" bin 1x1
    Astrodon 5 nm SII: 24x1200" bin 1x1
    Astrodon 5 nm SII: 7x1800" bin 1x1
    Ha 3nm: 21x1200" bin 1x1
    OIII 3nm: 18x1200" bin 1x1
    SII 3nm: 18x1200" bin 1x1

    Integration: 45.0 hours

    Astrometry.net job: 1448404

    RA center: 38.316 degrees

    DEC center: 61.412 degrees

    Pixel scale: 0.746 arcsec/pixel

    Orientation: 179.459 degrees

    Field radius: 0.312 degrees

    Description

    Melotte 15 in Hubble Palette
    7 Hrs Ha + 6 Hrs OIII + 6 Hrs SII taken with an AT 16RCT and SBIG STXL 6303 from my observatory at Stardust Ranch, Okeechobee FL
    8.5 Hrs Ha + 6 Hrs OIII + 11.5 Hrs SII taken with a 14.5 RCOS and SBIG STX 16803 from Deep Sky West observatory, Rowe, New Mexico
    45 total hours of exposure time

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    Melotte 15 in the Heart Nebula, 





    
        

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