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Sh2-170 Little Rosette Nebula details in SHOrgb, 





    
        

            Jose Carballada
Sh2-170 Little Rosette Nebula details in SHOrgb

Sh2-170 Little Rosette Nebula details in SHOrgb

Technical card

Resolution: 2328x1760

Dates:Sept. 25, 2019Sept. 26, 2019Sept. 27, 2019Sept. 28, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon B Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 35x30" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon G Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 35x30" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon HA 36mm - 5nm: 97x600" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon O-III 36mm - 5nm: 35x600" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon R Gen.2 E-series 36mm: 35x30" (gain: 75.00) -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon S-II 36mm - 5nm: 30x600" (gain: 200.00) -20C bin 1x1

Integration: 27.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 27.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 6.38%

Astrometry.net job: 2980353

RA center: 0.392 degrees

DEC center: 64.612 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.007 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 91.169 degrees

Field radius: 0.408 degrees

Locations: AAS Montsec, Àger, Lleida, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Iteration on the Sharpless catalogue of faint nebulae.

It's not a common object, and here is the close up. Very faint and difficult. I am really proud of it :D

Sh2-170 is an emission nebula in Cassiopeia at around 7500 light years away.
The bright star at the centre of the nebula is ionising the surrounding hydrogen gas, causing the nebula to glow.
This nebula is about 2/3 the diameter of the full moon.

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Carballada
Jose Carballada
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons
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Sh2-170 Little Rosette Nebula details in SHOrgb, 





    
        

            Jose Carballada