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Contains:  IC 59, IC 63, NGC 381, The star Navi (γCas), The star υ2Cas, gamma Cas nebula
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IC63 & IC59 & SH2-185, 


            Andreas Dietz
IC63 & IC59 & SH2-185
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Technical card

Dates:Aug. 29, 2017

Frames:Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm 7nm: 440x60" (gain: 270.00) 24C

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.52 days

Avg. Moon phase: 51.50%

Basic astrometry details job: 1749639

RA center: 1h 2' 51"

DEC center: +60° 27' 18"

Pixel scale: 3.829 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.823 degrees

Field radius: 1.786 degrees

Resolution: 2671x2036

Locations: Home Observatory, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Back again! After some months of horrible weather and working on my little webshop, I was able to capture and process a wide angle view to the faint nebulae "surrounding" Gamma Cas. I'm still always surprised by the enormous optical power of Samyang's "astrograph" :-)
Enjoy it!



Andreas Dietz
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


IC63 & IC59 & SH2-185, 


            Andreas Dietz