Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Vela (Vel)
Part of the Vela SNR, the DNA Nebula, 



    
        

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Part of the Vela SNR, the DNA Nebula
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Part of the Vela SNR, the DNA Nebula

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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  ·  Photoshop CS5  ·  CCDStack 2+

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

Accessory: SBIG CFW8G


Dates:Feb. 23, 2014

Frames: 36x900"

Integration: 9.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.98 days

Avg. Moon phase: 41.20%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 191068

RA center: 8h 54' 7"

DEC center: -43° 45' 46"

Pixel scale: 2.103 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 89.753 degrees

Field radius: 0.591 degrees


Resolution: 620x454

Locations: Home Observatory, Werribee, Victoria, Australia

Description

A work in progress of part of the Vela Supernava remnant. The SNR is really very large so I can only hope to capture a small part of it. This image needs some more post processing, some halos around stars need to be fixed.

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Part of the Vela SNR, the DNA Nebula, 



    
        

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