Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)  ·  Contains:  NGC 2467  ·  Sh2-311
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Gum 8, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
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Gum 8

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Gum 8, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou
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Gum 8

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planewave 17" CDK CDK 17"

Imaging cameras: Finger Lakes Instrumentation FLI ML 16803

Mounts: 10Micron GM3000 HPS

Software: Adobe Lightroom CC  ·  Adobe Photoshop CC  ·  PixInsight for Mac

Filters: Astrodon 5nm Halpha  ·  Astrodon S-ii  ·  Astrodon O-iii


Dates:April 26, 2021

Frames: 59x1800" (29h 30')

Integration: 29h 30'

Avg. Moon age: 14.00 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.33%


RA center: 07h53m00s.108

DEC center: -26°2615.42

Pixel scale: 1.270 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.012 degrees

Field radius: 0.499 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 2000x2000

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: DeepSkyChile

Description

The Gum catalog is an astronomical catalog of 84 emission nebulae in the southern sky. It was made by the Australian astronomer Colin Stanley Gum (1924-1960) at Mount Stromlo Observatory using wide field photography. Gum 8 is a less known object in the category. This is an SHO composition.

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Gum 8, 



    
        

            Miles Zhou