Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  LBN 542  ·  LDN 1225  ·  NGC 7538  ·  Sh2-158  ·  Sh2-159
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NGC7538 Northern Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC7538 Northern Lagoon Nebula

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NGC7538 Northern Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC7538 Northern Lagoon Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Planewave CDK17
Imaging Cameras
Finger Lakes Instrumentation FLI-PL16803
Mounts
Astro-Physics AP1600
Filters
Chroma 3nm Oiii · Chroma Ha 3nm · Chroma 3nm Sii
Software
PHD2 PHD 2.6.2 · PixInsight 1.8 Pisinsight 1.8
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Planewave CDK17
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 24, 2021
Frames:
Chroma 3nm Oiii: 9x600" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma 3nm Sii: 9x600" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Chroma Ha 3nm: 9x600" (1h 30') bin 1x1
Integration:
4h 30'
Avg. Moon age:
18.06 days
Avg. Moon phase:
88.21%

RA center: 23h13m55s.260

DEC center: +61°2935.88

Pixel scale: 0.636 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.326 degrees

Field radius: 0.501 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3937x4093

Locations: steve, Orange county, NY, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC7538, also know as the Northern Lagoon Nebula is located in the constellation Cepheus. Approximately 9100 LYs from Earth.  It is a region of active star formation including several luminous near-IR and far-IR sources. Stars in NGC 7538 are mainly low-mass pre-main-sequence stars.

Captured with the CDK17 and FLI PL16803 using S-H-O narrowband palette.

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NGC7538 Northern Lagoon Nebula, 



    
        

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