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The Galactic Rose- with Hydrogen 2 panel mosaic, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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The Galactic Rose- with Hydrogen 2 panel mosaic

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The Galactic Rose- with Hydrogen 2 panel mosaic, 



    
        

            Matt Harbison
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The Galactic Rose- with Hydrogen 2 panel mosaic

Imaging telescopes or lenses: William Optics FLT 132 Triplet APO WOFLT132

Imaging cameras: QHY 16200A

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach 1 GTO

Guiding cameras: QHY-5-L-II-M QHY5-II Mono

Focal reducers: WILLIAM OPTICS FLAT 4

Software: PixInsight  ·  Adobe Photoshop photoshop PS  ·  Sequence Generator Pro

Filters: Astrodon Ha 3nm  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2

Accessory: QHY Med OAG QHYOAG-M  ·  Moonlite Crayford Focuser with motor


Dates:Dec. 29, 2016Jan. 29, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon Ha 3nm: 12x900" (3h) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2: 12x180" (36') -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 36'

Darks: ~15

Flats: ~15

Bias: ~15

Avg. Moon age: 0.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.22%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.50


Astrometry.net job: 1455465

RA center: 6h 33' 1"

DEC center: +4° 58' 53"

Pixel scale: 3.832 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -98.647 degrees

Field radius: 1.812 degrees


Resolution: 1824x2875

Locations: Cloudland Canyon, Trenton, Georgia, United States; Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Tn, United States

Description

Finally finished my take on the Rosette Nebula. Shot to be printed as a "Galactic Rose" for a friend of mine.

This image represents three months of work to acquire all of the color.

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The Galactic Rose- with Hydrogen 2 panel mosaic, 



    
        

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