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Contains:  Flaming Star nebula, IC 405
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Flaming Star Nebula (IC 405)

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Resolution: 3984x4080

Dates:Jan. 13, 2018Jan. 21, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon RGB: 53x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon luminance filter: 15x1200" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 22.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.17 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.24%

Astrometry.net job: 1903446

RA center: 5h 16' 46"

DEC center: +34° 26' 31"

Pixel scale: 0.551 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 174.585 degrees

Field radius: 0.436

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

Description

Flaming Star Nebula, catalogued as IC 405, is located near (and illuminated by) the variable star AE Aurigae. It is located near the emission nebula IC 410, and usually imaged together with it. This is a close up by a 14.5", LF 3360 telescope, so that it is imaged stand alone.

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