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Sh2-101 Tulip Nebula, 


            Paddy Gilliland
Sh2-101 Tulip Nebula
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Sh2-101 Tulip Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:RCOS 14.5"

Imaging cameras:SBIG STX KAF-16803


Software:Pixinsight 1.8

Filters:SII 5nmOIII 5nmHa 5nm

Dates:Nov. 3, 2017Nov. 12, 2017

Ha 5nm: 20x1800" bin 1x1
OIII 5nm: 19x1800" bin 1x1
SII 5nm: 22x1800" bin 1x1

Integration: 30.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 18.88 days

Avg. Moon phase: 65.94%

Basic astrometry details job: 1864901

RA center: 20h 0' 16"

DEC center: +35° 20' 52"

Pixel scale: 0.550 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 355.044 degrees

Field radius: 0.397 degrees

Resolution: 3666x3672

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Observatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States


Here we have a look at the Tulip nebubla Sh2-101 in Narrowband - hope you enjoy.
Wishing you all a happy Christmas and prosperous new year too...



Paddy Gilliland

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Sh2-101 Tulip Nebula, 


            Paddy Gilliland

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