Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Aquarius (Aqr)  ·  Contains:  Helix nebula  ·  NGC 7293  ·  PK036-57.1
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Helix Nebula - Narrowband + RGB, 



    
        

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Helix Nebula - Narrowband + RGB

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Helix Nebula - Narrowband + RGB, 



    
        

            Diego Cartes
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Helix Nebula - Narrowband + RGB

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Televue TV-76

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI 1600MM Cooled Pro

Mounts: Celestron Advanced VX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron 50mm Guide Scope

Focal reducers: Televue 0.8x focal reducer / field flattener

Software: PixInsight 1.8 Pisinsight 1.8  ·  Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: ZWO 36mm LRGBHOS Filter Set

Accessory: Intel NUC  ·  ZWO 7x 36mm Filter Wheel (EFW)  ·  Arduino ASCOM Focuser Pro2


Dates:July 17, 2018Aug. 14, 2018Aug. 15, 2018

Frames:
ZWO 36mm LRGBHOS Filter Set: 60x180" (3h)
ZWO H-alpha 36mm: 12x600" (2h)
ZWO OIII -7nm 36mm: 12x600" (2h) bin 1x1
ZWO SII -7nm 36mm: 12x600" (2h)

Integration: 9h

Avg. Moon age: 4.36 days

Avg. Moon phase: 20.28%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


RA center: 22h29m22s.721

DEC center: -20°4929.90

Pixel scale: 2.081 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -122.584 degrees

Field radius: 1.159 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2757x2912

Data source: Backyard

Description

This is my first try at narrowband imaging. It is a merge the between some RGB images i took last month, with Ha, SII and OIII images i took recently. But i still don’t know how to get a more realistic color in the stars.

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