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SH2-224 in SHO, 





    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
SH2-224 in SHO

SH2-224 in SHO

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Resolution: 4360x5856

Frames:
Astrodon 3nm OIII: 120x960" (gain: 118.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon 5 nm SII: 121x960" (gain: 118.00) -15C bin 1x1
Astrodon H-alpha 3 nm: 124x960" (gain: 118.00) -15C bin 1x1

Integration: 97.3 hours

Astrometry.net job: 1902252

RA center: 5h 27' 4"

DEC center: +42° 55' 55"

Pixel scale: 0.899 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.951 degrees

Field radius: 0.912

Locations: Tebbutt Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is a two pane mosaic of SH2-224 in SHO. SH2-224 is a super nova remnant about 15000 ly distant. Its asymmetrical structure is probably due to expansion into an interstellar void.

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Frank Zoltowski
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
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SH2-224 in SHO, 





    
        

            Frank Zoltowski