IC 2944, The Running Chicken Nebula in Narrowband HST Palette, 



    
        

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IC 2944, The Running Chicken Nebula in Narrowband HST Palette

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Paramount MX

Guiding telescopes or lenses: ASA N12

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: Software Bisque The Sky X Pro  ·  CCDStack 2+

Filters: Baader Planetariun LRGB Ha - O3 - S2 38mm

Accessory: SBIG CFW8G


Dates:Jan. 25, 2014

Frames: 31x900"

Integration: 7.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.46 days

Avg. Moon phase: 36.25%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 172344


Resolution: 620x469

Locations: Home Observatory, Werribee, Victoria, Australia

Description

IC 2944, the Running Chicken nebula. This is shot in narrowband and I have used the Hubble space telescope palette to map the colours. Taken over the nights of 25 and 26 January 2014, about 5 hours for the Ha, about 2 hours each for the OIII and SII.

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IC 2944, The Running Chicken Nebula in Narrowband HST Palette, 



    
        

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