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The Lion Nebula (Sh2-132) in HSOrgb, 




    

        Jose Carballada
The Lion Nebula (Sh2-132) in HSOrgb

The Lion Nebula (Sh2-132) in HSOrgb

Technical card

Resolution: 4542x3382

Dates: Aug. 1, 2018Aug. 2, 2018Aug. 4, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 15x10" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 15x10" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon HA 36mm - 5nm: 95x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-III 36mm - 5nm: 31x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 18x10" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-II 36mm - 5nm: 40x300" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 14.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 68.89%

Astrometry.net job: 2182743

RA center: 334.622 degrees

DEC center: 55.999 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.470 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.501 degrees

Field radius: 1.156 degrees

Locations: Berga Resort, Berga, Barcelona, Spain

Data source: Backyard

Description

Sharpless 2-132 is a very faint emission type nebula on the Cepheus/Lacerta border.
It is related to Cep OB1, whose distance is given as 10,000 to 12,000 light-years, thus it is located in the Perseus arm of our Galaxy, and measures more than 250 light years in extent.

My really first light with the new equipment for this summer!!!

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The Lion Nebula (Sh2-132) in HSOrgb, 




    

        Jose Carballada