Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  Sh2-188
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
SH2-188, 



    
        

            Salvatore Iovene
Powered byPixInsight

SH2-188

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses:GSO RC8

Imaging cameras:Moravian Instruments G2-1600

Mounts:10Micron GM2000 QCI

Software:GIMPCCDCommanderPixInsightSoftware Bisque TheSky6

Filters:Astronomik H-alpha 6nmLRBG

Accessory:Baader SteelTrack Focuser


Dates:Sept. 22, 2013Sept. 23, 2013Sept. 26, 2013Sept. 27, 2013Oct. 2, 2013

Frames:
B: 18x300" -20C bin 2x2
G: 16x300" -20C bin 2x2
Ha: 27x1800" -20C bin 1x1
L: 16x600" -20C bin 1x1
R: 11x300" -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 19.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 21.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 56.44%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 1.00


Astrometry.net job: 105384

RA center: 1h 30' 40"

DEC center: +58° 23' 1"

Pixel scale: 1.648 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -32.235 degrees

Field radius: 0.417 degrees


Resolution: 1522x1004

Locations: Remote observatory at Astrocamp, Nerpio, Spain

Description

Finally had some time to process this image after six weeks of hard work on AstroBin!
Frankly I wish I still had my S[II] and O[III] filters, as this nebula has some oxygen emissions but they're not visible at all.

The bright star in the lower-right corner had a nasty reflex only on some filters (thanks Astronomik...) so it was tricky to work with, but I guess this is the best I could do.

Comments

Author

siovene
Salvatore Iovene
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
3830
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

SH2-188, 



    
        

            Salvatore Iovene