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Sh2-232 (Pumpkin Nebula) from Bortle 8, 



    
        

            Carastro
Sh2-232 (Pumpkin Nebula) from Bortle 8
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Sh2-232 (Pumpkin Nebula) from Bortle 8

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Dates:Dec. 4, 2019

Frames:
Baader Ha 3.5nm: 17x600" -15C bin 1x1
RGB 1,25": 30x150" -15C bin 2x2
Baader S2 1.25" 8nm: 13x600" -15C bin 2x2

Integration: 6.2 hours

Avg. Moon age: 7.57 days

Avg. Moon phase: 52.00%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 8.00


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3103797

RA center: 5h 42' 26"

DEC center: +35° 56' 20"

Pixel scale: 2.800 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 271.523 degrees

Field radius: 1.296 degrees


Resolution: 2662x2005

Locations: Home Observatory, SE London, Kent, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

Inspired by Jose Carballada's image and his name for it, I attempted to image this from my home location in Bortle 8 (!!!)

Imaged over 2 nights.
Ha (Baader 3nm) 17 x 600 secs
Sii 13 x 600 binned
RGB stars 10 x 150 binned (each filter)
Total imaging time 6 hours 15 mins.

Atik460EX Baader filters.
WO ZS71 with x0.8 FR
HEQ5

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Sh2-232 (Pumpkin Nebula) from Bortle 8, 



    
        

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