Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)

Image of the day 11/15/2017

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    SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
    SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula
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    SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula

    Image of the day 11/15/2017

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson
      SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula
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      SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula

      Equipment

      Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
      Ceravolo 300 Astrograph (f/4.9)
      Imaging Cameras
      FLI PL-16803
      Filters
      Astrodon 5nm Ha · Astrodon 5nm Sii · Astrodon L Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series · Astrodon 5nm Oiii
      Software
      Maxim DL · DC-3 Dreams ACP

      Acquisition details

      Frames:
      Astrodon 5nm Ha: 48x1800" (24h) bin 1x1
      Astrodon 5nm Oiii : 12x1800" (6h) bin 1x1
      Astrodon 5nm Sii: 27x1800" (13h 30') bin 1x1
      Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series: 17x1200" (5h 40') bin 1x1
      Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series: 24x1200" (8h) bin 1x1
      Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series: 23x1200" (7h 40') bin 1x1
      Integration:
      64h 50'

      Basic astrometry details

      Astrometry.net job: 1810464

      RA center: 21h20m56s.4

      DEC center: +38°4109

      Pixel scale: 1.260 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: 272.010 degrees

      Field radius: 0.909 degrees

      Resolution: 3970x3345

      Description

      SH2-114 is a dim and unusual HII emission nebula, possibly a supernova remnant.

      Acquisition credit: Scott Johnson, Augusto Hernandez, John Kasianowicz, Daniele Malleo, Jose Mtanous and Rick Stevenson

      Processing credit: Rick Stevenson

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      SH2-114 Flying Dragon nebula, 



    
        

            Rick Stevenson