Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Centaurus (Cen)  ·  Contains:  IC 2948  ·  IC2948  ·  lambda Cen nebula
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Heart of the Chicken SHO, 


            Scotty Bishop
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Heart of the Chicken SHO

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Planwave CDK 24

Imaging cameras: FLI PL 9000

Software: Adobe Photoshop 2021  ·  Aries Productions Astro Pixel Precessor

Filters: Astrodon Oiii 3nm  ·  Astrodon SII 3nm

Astrodon Ha 3nm: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Oiii 3nm: 8x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon SII 3nm: 8x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 2.0 hours

Astrometry.net job: 4245709

RA center: 11h 38' 22"

DEC center: -63° 22' 37"

Pixel scale: 0.620 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.187 degrees

Field radius: 0.366 degrees

Resolution: 3011x3004

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce


Here's the heart of the Running Chicken nebula in SHO, Hubble Palette (or my take on it). I generally like doing stuff like this in HOO, but this one really came out well as SHO.


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Heart of the Chicken SHO, 


            Scotty Bishop

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