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Contains:  IC 1795, IC 1805, NGC 1027, NGC 896
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IC 1805 "The Heart Nebula", 


            Peter Webster
IC 1805 "The Heart Nebula"
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IC 1805 "The Heart Nebula"

Technical card

Dates:Oct. 8, 2019

Frames: 147x180"

Integration: 7.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 9.94 days

Avg. Moon phase: 75.87%

Basic astrometry details job: 3015172

RA center: 2h 35' 56"

DEC center: +61° 49' 19"

Pixel scale: 2.538 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 41.788 degrees

Field radius: 2.996 degrees

Resolution: 6616x5337

Locations: Home Observatory, NESTON, WIRRAL, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard


An image of the amazing "Heart Nebula" IC1805, using nothing more than a 135mm Prime lens attached to the relatively affordable ZWO 183MC Pro cooled camera.



Peter Webster
License: None (All rights reserved)

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IC 1805 "The Heart Nebula", 


            Peter Webster