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Contains:  IC 1795, IC 1805, NGC 896
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Heart Nebula (IC-1805) - RH305, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
Heart Nebula (IC-1805) - RH305
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Heart Nebula (IC-1805) - RH305

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Dates:Nov. 8, 2017Nov. 10, 2017

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 14x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-iii: 27x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-ii: 27x1200" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 22.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.67 days

Avg. Moon phase: 65.01%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1877173

RA center: 2h 32' 48"

DEC center: +61° 25' 51"

Pixel scale: 1.660 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.411 degrees

Field radius: 1.335 degrees


Resolution: 4096x4096

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Description

The Heart Nebula, IC 1805, lies some 7500 light years away from Earth, and is an emission nebula showing glowing ionized hydrogen gas and darker dust lanes. The SHO composition reveals the rich variations of the composition.

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Heart Nebula (IC-1805) - RH305, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou

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