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Image of the day 06/29/2013

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    Crescent Nebula, 


            Colin McGill

    Crescent Nebula

    Technical card

    Resolution: 892x716

    Dates:June 27, 2013

    Frames: 39x1500"

    Integration: 16.2 hours

    Avg. Moon age: 19.36 days

    Avg. Moon phase: 77.93% job: 101818

    Locations: Astro Camp, Nerpio, Albacete, Spain


    Bi colour image of crescent nebula.

    I used the OIII for both blue and green - this showed the "cocoon" of OIII ions enfolding the Halpha Ions.

    I may try other combinations, but so far, I like this the best!



    Colin McGill
    License: None (All rights reserved)


    Crescent Nebula, 


            Colin McGill