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Contains:  IC 2177, NGC 2335, NGC 2343
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Seagull Nebula (IC 2177), 


            Miles Zhou
Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
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Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ-106N

Imaging camera:Apogee U16M

Dates:Dec. 24, 2012

Frames: 8x600"

Integration: 1.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 86.76%

Basic astrometry details job: 96557

RA center: 7h 5' 29"

DEC center: -10° 46' 33"

Pixel scale: 3.526 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.276 degrees

Field radius: 2.323 degrees

Resolution: 3845x2781

Locations: Xingming, Wulumuqi, Xingjiang, China


Seagull Nebula
taken at Xingming Observatory
HaRGB mode.
Ha: 20x600s by CSP
RGB: 32x180s, ISO-800 by XP2
Processing: IRIS(Stacking) + PS(Combining of Ha & RGB, and some final touch).



Miles Zhou
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Seagull Nebula (IC 2177), 


            Miles Zhou