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Sh2-201 Nebula Off of the Soul in SHO, 


            Douglas J Struble
Sh2-201 Nebula Off of the Soul in SHO
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Sh2-201 Nebula Off of the Soul in SHO

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Dates:Nov. 22, 2019Dec. 7, 2019Dec. 19, 2019

Astrodon Ha 5nm: 524x120" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3nm: 542x120" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 477x120" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 2x2

Integration: 51.4 hours

Darks: ~50

Flats: ~50

Bias: ~250

Avg. Moon age: 19.23 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.94%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 7.00

Basic astrometry details job: 3254002

RA center: 3h 1' 39"

DEC center: +60° 24' 39"

Pixel scale: 0.650 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 140.769 degrees

Field radius: 0.469 degrees

Resolution: 3244x4058

Locations: Backyard White Zone Observatory, Taylor, MI, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard


My fascination with Sharpless objects continues. Sh2-201 is an emission nebula in the Cassiopeia constellation. It is in the eastern part of the constellation along the eastern border of the IC 1848. The nebula is 9980 light-years away from Earth. It is also seen close to Sh2-199.



Douglas J Struble
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Sh2-201 Nebula Off of the Soul in SHO, 


            Douglas J Struble

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