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Contains:  IC 1795, IC 1805, IC 1848, NGC 1027, NGC 896
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IC 1805 & 1848 Heart and Soul Nebula (widefield), 


            Jeremy Jonkman
IC 1805 & 1848 Heart and Soul Nebula (widefield)
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IC 1805 & 1848 Heart and Soul Nebula (widefield)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Canon EF 100mm f/2.8 L Macro

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI 183MM Pro

Mount:Celestron ADVANCED VX

Guiding telescope or lens:Qhy 30mm mini guide scope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI 120 MM

Focal reducers:

Software:Adobe Lighroom CCPixInsight PinInsight 1.8PHD2Photoshop CC

Filters:Astronomik 6 nm OIIIAstronomik 6 nm HaAstronomik 6 nm SII


Resolution: 5077x3385

Dates:Aug. 5, 2018Aug. 7, 2018Aug. 8, 2018Aug. 9, 2018Aug. 10, 2018

Astronomik 6 nm Ha: 46x300" (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik 6 nm OIII: 50x300" (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astronomik 6 nm SII: 60x300" (gain: 111.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 13.0 hours

Darks: ~30

Flats: 0

Flat darks: 0

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 25.97 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.50%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.57

Mean SQM: None

Mean FWHM: None

Temperature: None

Basic astrometry details job: 2246035

RA center: 2h 43' 38"

DEC center: +61° 22' 22"

Pixel scale: 4.897 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 356.514 degrees

Field radius: 4.150 degrees

Locations: home obsevatory, Edmonds, Washington, United States; Snoqualmie point park, Snoqualmie, Washington, United States; Sunrise, Mount Rainier NP, Greenwater, Washington, United States

Data source: Backyard


I have been learning Pixinsight, hope I am doing this image justice. Hope you all enjoy and thanks for any constructive comments.

The Heart and Soul Nebula are approximately 7500 light years away in the constellation Cassiopeia.

13 hours total integration

Astronomic 6nm SII: 60 - 5 minute subs
Astronomic 6nm HA: 46 - 5 minute subs
Astronomic 6nm OIII: 50 - 5 minute subs
30 darks
100 bias

Telescope: Canon 100mm 2.8L macro USM @ f3.5
Camera: ZWO 183mm pro
Mount: Celestron AVX
Guide scope: QHY mini guide scope
Guide camera: ZWO 120mm

Sequence generator pro
Phd 2 guiding

Processing tools:



Jeremy Jonkman
License: None (All rights reserved)

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IC 1805 & 1848 Heart and Soul Nebula (widefield), 


            Jeremy Jonkman