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Heart Nebula in SHO, 


            Andreas Dietz
Heart Nebula in SHO

Heart Nebula in SHO

Technical card

Resolution: 3004x1872

Dates:Oct. 31, 2016Nov. 17, 2016Nov. 1, 2018Nov. 6, 2018

Baader Planetarium Ha 36mm 7nm: 1637x60" (gain: 270.00) bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 36mm 8.5nm: 58x240" ISO400
Baader Planetarium SII 36mm 8nm: 77x240" ISO400

Integration: 36.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 17.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.69% job: 2536730

RA center: 38.167 degrees

DEC center: 61.439 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.832 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 3.689 degrees

Field radius: 1.884 degrees

Locations: Home Observatory, Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Another attempt on capturing the famous heart nebula IC1805 in narrowband. Unfortunately I wasn't able to new aquire SII and OIII data, so I had to recycle some old data from 2016. The SNR of the old OIII data was quite low, so I'll have to capture OIII again. Maybe with a better filter...



Andreas Dietz
License: Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons

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Heart Nebula in SHO, 


            Andreas Dietz