Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Gemini (Gem)  ·  Contains:  10 Gem  ·  11 Gem  ·  12 Gem  ·  4 Gem  ·  6 BU Gem  ·  7 eta Gem  ·  Gem A  ·  IC 443  ·  IC 444  ·  Sh2-248  ·  Sh2-249  ·  Tejat Prior  ·  The star Propus (ηGem)
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IC443

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IC443

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Acquisition details

Dates:
Feb. 11, 2021
Frames:
Optolong L-eXtreme 2": 17x600" (2h 50') (gain: 101.00) -10°C
Integration:
2h 50'
Darks:
10
Flats:
10
Bias:
10
Avg. Moon age:
29.25 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.09%
Bortle Dark-Sky Scale:
3.00
Mean FWHM:
4.87

RA center: 06h16m25s.52

DEC center: +22°3806.8

Pixel scale: 1.573 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -8.219 degrees

Field radius: 1.685 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 6016x4819

File size: 29.4 MB

Locations: Backyard, Belen, NM, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 443 (also known as the Jellyfish Nebula and Sharpless 248 (Sh2-248)) is a galactic supernova remnant (SNR) in the constellation Gemini. On the plane of the sky, it is located near the star Eta Geminorum. Its distance is roughly 5,000 light years from Earth.

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IC443, 



    
        

            Joey Troy