Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1805
Heart Nebula NC1805, 



    
        

            William
Heart Nebula NC1805
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Heart Nebula NC1805

Heart Nebula NC1805, 



    
        

            William
Heart Nebula NC1805
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Heart Nebula NC1805

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Takahashi TSA 120
Imaging Cameras
QSI 683 WSG-8
Mounts
Software Bisque Paramount MyT
Filters
Astrodon 31mm O3 3nm · Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm · Astrodon 31mm SII 3nm
Accessories
Takahashi .7x Reducer
Software
PixInsight PixInsinght 1.87

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 3, 2018 ·  Nov. 4, 2018 ·  Nov. 12, 2018
Frames:
Astrodon 31mm Ha 5nm: 57x300" (4h 45') bin 1x1
Astrodon 31mm O3 3nm: 56x300" (4h 40') bin 1x1
Astrodon 31mm SII 3nm: 56x300" (4h 40') bin 1x1
Integration:
14h 5'
Darks:
25
Flats:
25
Bias:
200
Avg. Moon age:
18.67 days
Avg. Moon phase:
18.05%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2403003

RA center: 02h32m42s.5

DEC center: +61°3007

Pixel scale: 2.112 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 188.056 degrees

Field radius: 0.997 degrees

Resolution: 2732x2021

Locations: Back Yard, Reno, Nevada, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

I am very happy with the outcome of this image. This one challenged some and I challenged myself to learn new-to-me processing techniques in PixInsight and PS CS 5. Not to mention patience!

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Heart Nebula NC1805, 



    
        

            William