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IC 443 - Jellyfish Nebula in Ha (Hummus Nebula), 



    
        

            nerdybeardo
IC 443 - Jellyfish Nebula in Ha (Hummus Nebula)
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IC 443 - Jellyfish Nebula in Ha (Hummus Nebula)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Celestron Edge HD 1100

Imaging camera:ZWO ASI1600mm-Pro

Mount:CGEM DX

Guiding telescope or lens:Orion 50mm Guidescope

Guiding camera:ZWO ASI120MC-S

Focal reducer:Starizona HyperStar 3

Software:Photoshop CCPixInsight

Filter:Optolong 2" Ha

Accessory:Celestron Focus Motor


Dates:Dec. 30, 2019

Frames: 120x90"

Integration: 3.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.09 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.75%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3153426

RA center: 6h 17' 35"

DEC center: +22° 35' 9"

Pixel scale: 1.663 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 78.793 degrees

Field radius: 0.924 degrees


Resolution: 3248x2334

Data source: Backyard

Description

You know this doesn't look like a jellyfish, I think it looks morel like a chickpea. I call it the Hummus nebula :) ... This is only in H-Alpha. I was going to do a mosiac on it, but then decided to scrap the idea and make this my first project with my new WO refractor which gives me a much better field of view on the object. Then the clouds rolled in ... I swear someone up there doesn't want me to use this new scope. In any case I played with false color for the H-Alpha and I really loved how it came out so I'm posting, sorry in advance but likely my next post will also be the same Hummus nebula.

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IC 443 - Jellyfish Nebula in Ha (Hummus Nebula), 



    
        

            nerdybeardo