Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)  ·  Contains:  IC 1805
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The Heart Nebula - IC1805, 



    
        

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The Heart Nebula - IC1805
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The Heart Nebula - IC1805

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The Heart Nebula - IC1805, 



    
        

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The Heart Nebula - IC1805

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Astro-Tech 8" f/4 imaging Newtonian

Imaging cameras: SBIG ST 8300M

Mounts: Orion USA Atlas EQ-G

Guiding cameras: Orion SSAG

Focal reducers: MPCC

Software: Software Bisque CCDSoft 5  ·  GradientXterminator  ·  Photoshop 6  ·  Maxim DL

Filters: Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 7nm 36mm

Accessory: Moonlite CR 2" focuser with high resolution stepper  ·  SBIG Filter Wheel FW8-8300


Dates:Sept. 8, 2012Sept. 9, 2012

Frames:
Baader Planetarium H-Alpha 7nm 36mm: 17x600" (2h 50') -10C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium OIII 8nm 36mm: 14x600" (2h 20') -10C bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium SII 8.5nm 36mm: 14x600" (2h 20') -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 7h 30'

Darks: 20

Flats: 20

Avg. Moon age: 22.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 45.68%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 6.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 100550

RA center: 2h 34' 2"

DEC center: +61° 23' 56"

Pixel scale: 1.370 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -177.998 degrees

Field radius: 0.770 degrees


Resolution: 3256x2403

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The Heart Nebula - IC1805, 



    
        

            Bill Worley