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Contains:  IC 443, IC 444, Part of the constellation Gemini (Gem), The star Propus (ηGem), The star μGem
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IC 443 and 444 - The Jelly Fish (2 Pane), 


            Paddy Gilliland
IC 443 and 444 - The Jelly Fish (2 Pane)
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IC 443 and 444 - The Jelly Fish (2 Pane)

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:Borg 125

Imaging cameras:QSI 683WSG-8 OAG QSI 683

Mounts:Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses:Borg 125

Guiding cameras:QSI 683WSG-8 OAG QSI 683

Focal reducers:Borg Super reducer f/4

Software:Diffraction Limited Maxim 6.xPixinsight 1.8ACP Expert

Filters:Astronomik Ha 6nmAstronomik SII 6nmAstronomik Oiii 6nm

Accessory:Starlight Xpress lodestar 2

Dates:Nov. 14, 2017Nov. 18, 2017Nov. 22, 2017

Astronomik Ha 6nm: 40x1200" bin 1x1
Astronomik Oiii 6nm: 48x1200" bin 1x1
Astronomik SII 6nm: 40x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 42.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.80 days

Avg. Moon phase: 9.65%

Basic astrometry details job: 1841775

RA center: 6h 20' 39"

DEC center: +22° 57' 18"

Pixel scale: 2.299 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.896 degrees

Field radius: 1.762 degrees

Resolution: 4592x3064

Locations: Image The Universe Remote Telescopes, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain


Here we have a look at 2 panes of IC 443 and IC 444.
IC 443 is a supernova remnant in Gemini and is located about 5000ly from earth.
I have included a second pane to show the extended nebulae including the reflection areas of 444.
Hope you enjoy.



Paddy Gilliland

Sky plot

Sky plot


IC 443 and 444 - The Jelly Fish (2 Pane), 


            Paddy Gilliland