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Contains:  NGC 1893, IC 410
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IC 410 - The Tadpoles Nebula, 


            Insight Observatory
IC 410 - The Tadpoles Nebula

IC 410 - The Tadpoles Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1250x1020

Dates:Nov. 1, 2018

Baader Blue: 1x600" bin 2x2
Baader Green: 1x600" bin 2x2
Baader Luminance: 1x600" bin 2x2
Baader Red: 1x600" bin 2x2

Integration: 0.7 hours

Darks: ~1

Flats: ~1

Avg. Moon age: 23.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 40.89%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00 job: 2347404

RA center: 80.652 degrees

DEC center: 33.377 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.441 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.447 degrees

Field radius: 0.547 degrees

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: SkyPi Online Observatory


Sometimes known as the Girino Nebula because of its north-eastern filaments, is a large emission nebula visible in the constellation of the Auriga; it is linked to the open cluster NGC 1893, formed by young rather massive stars.

Imaged on Insight Observatory's Astronomical Telescope for Educational Outreach (ATEO-1).



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IC 410 - The Tadpoles Nebula, 


            Insight Observatory