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Contains:  NGC 1027, IC 1805, IC 1795, NGC 896
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The Heart Nebula - IC 1805, 





    
        

            David McGarvey
The Heart Nebula - IC 1805

The Heart Nebula - IC 1805

Technical card

Resolution: 1920x1725

Dates:Sept. 20, 2019

Frames: 16x180"

Integration: 0.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 20.56 days

Avg. Moon phase: 66.57%

Astrometry.net job: 2940974

RA center: 2h 33' 10"

DEC center: +61° 16' 12"

Pixel scale: 8.392 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 248.832 degrees

Field radius: 3.009

Locations: Back Yard, Westover, Pennsylvania, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

The Heart Nebula - IC 1805. I didn't get the amount of data I wanted, but was still pleased with how it turned out. I do plan to capture more data on the next clear night.

Nikon D750 (Stock)
Nikkor 300mm f/2.8 AI-S ED lens
f/2.8
ISO 1600
AstroTrac TT320X-AG - no guiding
Induro CLT404L Tripod

Acquisition:

16 x 180" exposures (48 mins. total integration time)

Processing:

RawTherapee, Deep Sky Stacker, RNC-Color-Stretch, Starnet++, & Photoshop.

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David McGarvey
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The Heart Nebula - IC 1805, 





    
        

            David McGarvey