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RCW 114, 





    
        

            John Gleason

RCW 114

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Mount:Paramount ME

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi FSQ Fluorite

Guiding camera:FLI PL16803

Software:MaximDL 5

Filter:Astrodon 5nm Halpha

Resolution: 1800x1806

Dates:Aug. 1, 2013

Frames: 190x1800"

Integration: 95.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 24.56%

Astrometry.net job: 273947

Description

This huge but very faint nebula is probably a ring nebula surrounding the Wolf-Rayet star WR 90, expanding into a pre-existing cavity created by the supernova remnant SNR 343.0-06.0.

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RCW 114, 





    
        

            John Gleason