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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  IC 523, IC523, PK219+31.1, Sh2-290
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Sharpless 2-290, 


            Miles Zhou
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Sharpless 2-290

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Physics RH-305

Imaging cameras: SBIG STX 16803

Mounts: Astro-Physics 1600

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon 5nm Halpha  ·  Astrodon LRGB Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Filters

Dates:March 8, 2018March 9, 2018

Astrodon 5nm Halpha: 18x1200" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon LRGB Gen2 E-Series Tru-Balance Filters: 36x300" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 9.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.70 days

Avg. Moon phase: 54.70% job: 1962595

RA center: 8h 53' 52"

DEC center: +8° 47' 24"

Pixel scale: 1.661 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 178.673 degrees

Field radius: 0.742 degrees

Resolution: 2573x1930

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


Sharpless 2-290 HRGB. We also have some Oiii data, which provided some information of the center blue area, but didn't provider more info than Ha does. So, it is ignored.



Miles Zhou
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    Sharpless 2-290, 


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    Sharpless 2-290, 


            Miles Zhou
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    Sharpless 2-290, 


            Miles Zhou

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Sharpless 2-290, 


            Miles Zhou

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