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The "Ghosts" of IC1396 in "special color" to reveal them ..., 



    
        

            Uwe Deutermann
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            Uwe Deutermann
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The "Ghosts" of IC1396 in "special color" to reveal them ...

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Willam Optics Zenithstar 61 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled Pro

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific APO 102 ED TRIPLET F/7

Guiding cameras: Altair GPCAM2 290C Colour

Focal reducers: Stellarvue 0.8X Reducer/Flattener for 102 mm apo

Software: Photoshop CS6  ·  PHD2 Guiding PHD 2.6.3  ·  Astro Photography Tool v 3.5  ·  Cartes du Ciel v 4.0

Filters: Baader H-Alpha 2" 7nm  ·  Baader OIII 2" 8,5nm  ·  Baader SII 2" 8nm

Accessory: TS-Optics Filter Quick Changer for 2" filters  ·  Bahtinov Mask 110mm


Dates:Aug. 4, 2018Aug. 5, 2018

Frames:
Baader H-Alpha 2" 7nm: 13x420" (1h 31') (gain: 200.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader OIII 2" 8,5nm: 10x420" (1h 10') (gain: 200.00) -10C bin 1x1
Baader SII 2" 8nm: 11x420" (1h 17') (gain: 200.00) -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 3h 58'

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~25

Bias: ~50

Avg. Moon age: 22.39 days

Avg. Moon phase: 47.47%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00

Temperature: 25.33


Astrometry.net job: 2196135

RA center: 21h 37' 50"

DEC center: +57° 13' 26"

Pixel scale: 2.688 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 84.626 degrees

Field radius: 1.935 degrees


Resolution: 3791x3537

Locations: Home Backyard, Fleming Island, Florida, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I got a new set of Hα images since the last ones were really awful. I tried to combine the SHO images in various ways, almost every result I liked, maybe here the one that stuck out. Experimenting with different color combinations makes it so much fun to work with SHO!

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Description: Cropped the "ugly" star out of the image.

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Description: The "ghosts" of IC1396. I definitely need some more material, time for fall weather!

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The "Ghosts" of IC1396 in "special color" to reveal them ..., 



    
        

            Uwe Deutermann