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Image of the day 11/08/2018

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    Happy Halloween (The Ghost Nebula, Vdb 141), 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)
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    Happy Halloween (The Ghost Nebula, Vdb 141)

    Image of the day 11/08/2018

    Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
      Happy Halloween (The Ghost Nebula, Vdb 141), 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)
      Powered byPixInsight

      Happy Halloween (The Ghost Nebula, Vdb 141)

      Imaging telescopes or lenses: RCOS 16" RC f/9

      Imaging cameras: SBIG STX KAF-16803

      Mounts: Paramount-ME II ME

      Guiding telescopes or lenses: RCOS 16" RC f/9

      Guiding cameras: SBIG STX KAF-16803

      Software: Pixinsight 1.8  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  Maxim DL Pro 5

      Filters: Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2



      Astrometry.net job: 3255923

      RA center: 21h 16' 24"

      DEC center: +68° 16' 34"

      Pixel scale: 0.591 arcsec/pixel

      Orientation: -78.465 degrees

      Field radius: 0.392 degrees


      Resolution: 3376x3452

      Description

      It's that time of the year for ghosts and goblins. Happy Halloween.

      This image was part of The Astro Imaging Channel processing challenge. The LRGB linear images were generously donated by Michael Miller and consisted of 13 hours of luminance and a total of 16 hours of RGB images.

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      Happy Halloween (The Ghost Nebula, Vdb 141), 



    
        

            Eric Coles (coles44)