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Contains:  IC 1805, IC 1795, NGC 896
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The Heart Nebula, 


            Connor Matherne
The Heart Nebula

The Heart Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3628x4044

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 16x1200"
Astrodon 5nm OIII: 24x1200"
Astrodon 5nm SII: 27x1200"

Integration: 22.3 hours job: 2826181

RA center: 38.133 degrees

DEC center: 61.429 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.660 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.508 degrees

Field radius: 1.252 degrees

Locations: Deep Sky West, Rowe, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyWest


Working more on colors for narrowband images. This image I ended up quite happy with them, but also brightness levels which seem to be another area I struggle with. I tend to be a bit too uniform and or too dim with my brightness levels. Hopefully this is a step in the right direction!

Thanks for looking



Connor Matherne
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The Heart Nebula, 


            Connor Matherne