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Heart Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

            nerdybeardo
Heart Nebula in HOO
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Heart Nebula in HOO

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron Edge HD 1100

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600mm-Pro

Mount:CGEM DX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC-S

Focal reducer:Starizona HyperStar 3

Software:Photoshop CCPixInsight

Filters:Optolong 2" OiiiOptolong 2" HaOptolong 2" S-II

Accessory:Celestron Focus Motor


Dates:Oct. 25, 2019

Integration: 0.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 26.50 days

Avg. Moon phase: 10.04%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3011716

RA center: 2h 33' 8"

DEC center: +61° 13' 1"

Pixel scale: 1.929 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 264.479 degrees

Field radius: 0.984 degrees


Resolution: 2880x2279

Data source: Backyard

Description

Captured this over 2 nights. The oxygen was particularly challenging. One thing that I did do differently here is I used Adam Blocks Star de-emphasis (https://adamblockstudios.com/articles/star_demph) but rather than mess with noise generation to try and get the Sub_Pix just right, I used the StarNet++ plugin to remove all the stars. Why do it manually when you have Machine Learning? Anyway I would have liked to get a little better output but overall very happy with the outcome.

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Heart Nebula in HOO, 



    
        

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