Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 63  ·  The star Navi (γCas)  ·  gamma Cas nebula
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IC63 Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

            christian.hennes
IC63 Ghost Nebula
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IC63 Ghost Nebula

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IC63 Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

            christian.hennes
IC63 Ghost Nebula
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IC63 Ghost Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 14, 2017
Frames:
Astrodon Ha 1.25 5nm: 26×600(4h 20′) -20°C bin 1×1
Astrodon RBG True Balance Gen II 36mm: 44×300(3h 40′) -20°C bin 2×2
Integration:
8h
Darks:
26
Bias:
71
Avg. Moon age:
24.22 days
Avg. Moon phase:
28.62%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1780346

RA center: 00h59m11s.0

DEC center: +60°5616

Pixel scale: 1.051 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 49.812 degrees

Field radius: 0.466 degrees

Resolution: 2593x1860

File size: 1.8 MB

Locations: Home Sweet Home, Tresserve, Savoie, France

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC63 or Ghost Nebula in Cassiopeia is enlighten by the bright Gamma Cass leading to a very contrasted image. This is my first attempt to Ha + RGB.

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IC63 Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

            christian.hennes