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Sh2-101 in HOO (fine art version), 


Sh2-101 in HOO (fine art version)
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Sh2-101 in HOO (fine art version)

Technical card

Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 54x200"
Baader Oiii 8,5nm: 47x360"

Integration: 7.7 hours

Basic astrometry details job: 3635485

RA center: 20h 0' 0"

DEC center: +35° 25' 58"

Pixel scale: 1.060 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 36.649 degrees

Field radius: 0.751 degrees

Resolution: 4244x2829

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard


Sharpless 101 - the so called Tulip Nebula - is an reflection and emission nebula region in the constellation Cygnus. Just outside the Tulip the shockfront of ionized gas driven by the energy of Cygnus X-1 and its companion star. Cyg X-1 is the strongest X-ray source kown so far. Cyg X-1 is considered a possible black hole.

ASI1600mmp and TS130/910 triplet apo with 0.79x reducer.

54 x 200s Ha
47 x 360s OIII

Astro Pixel Processor and Photoshop CC2019



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Sh2-101 in HOO (fine art version),