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NGC 7380 - Wizard Nebula in Cepheus, 





    
        

            HR_Maurer
NGC 7380 - Wizard Nebula in Cepheus

NGC 7380 - Wizard Nebula in Cepheus

Technical card

Resolution: 5435x3491

Dates:Sept. 11, 2018

Frames: 82x300"

Integration: 6.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 1.96 days

Avg. Moon phase: 4.28%

Astrometry.net job: 2251683

RA center: 341.714 degrees

DEC center: 58.095 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.665 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 13.420 degrees

Field radius: 0.596 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Wizard Nebula is a rather large emission nebula in constellation Cepheus. At a distance of 7200 LJ and a size of approximately 100 LJ, it is very difficult to observe. However, i like the well structured dust parts.
This is an attempt to display the object in Hubble Palette (H II, [O III], [S II]), however the star colors result from RGB.

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NGC 7380 - Wizard Nebula in Cepheus, 





    
        

            HR_Maurer