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Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 





    
        

            Barry Wilson
Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula

Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3296x2474

Dates:Sept. 5, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm Ha: 45x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 24x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 24x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 27.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.71 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.08%

Astrometry.net job: 2243330

RA center: 320.189 degrees

DEC center: 38.845 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.090 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.222 degrees

Field radius: 1.196 degrees

Locations: Entre Encinas y Estrellas E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Description

A faint wispy emission nebula, sort of resembling the mythical dragon! Certainly not easy to process and maintain a balance between the starfield and tenuous Ha structure.

Data acquisition: Barry Wilson & Steve Milne.
Processing: Barry Wilson

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Sh2-114 The Flying Dragon Nebula, 





    
        

            Barry Wilson