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Contains:  IC 1871, IC 1848
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Bit of Soul Nebula, 


            Rick Provencher
Bit of Soul Nebula

Bit of Soul Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 4139x2621

Dates:Sept. 26, 2018Sept. 27, 2018

Astrodon 3nm Ha: 18x900" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon 3nm SII FILTER: 14x900" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon 3nm OIII Filter: 15x900" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 11.8 hours

Darks: ~25

Flats: ~40

Bias: ~100

Avg. Moon age: 16.59 days

Avg. Moon phase: 96.04% job: 2276893

RA center: 43.547 degrees

DEC center: 60.546 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.848 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 52.721 degrees

Field radius: 0.577 degrees

Locations: rick provencher, phoenix, Arizona, United States

Data source: Backyard


This is this years version of a little bit of the Soul Nebula. I like to call it "Bigfoot". I wanted more time but clouds expected for the next few days so this is it for now. I followed the book and calibrated and stacked in Pixinsight. Then processed further in PS. using SHO pallet

I would like to hear your C+C's.

Thanks for looking Rick



Rick Provencher
License: None (All rights reserved)


  • Bit of Soul Nebula, 


            Rick Provencher
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    Bit of Soul Nebula, 


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Sky plot

Sky plot


Bit of Soul Nebula, 


            Rick Provencher