Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  B369  ·  Sh2-132
sh2-132 Heart of the Lion (Lion Nebula crop), 



    
        

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sh2-132 Heart of the Lion (Lion Nebula crop)

sh2-132 Heart of the Lion (Lion Nebula crop), 



    
        

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sh2-132 Heart of the Lion (Lion Nebula crop)

Acquisition details

RA center: 22h19m09s.62

DEC center: +56°0635.7

Pixel scale: 1.959 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 131.766 degrees

Field radius: 0.597 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 1824x1219

File size: 1.7 MB

Locations: Passhöhe Sattelegg, Einsiedeln, Schwyz, Switzerland

Data source: Traveller

Description

This is a reprocessing of my data from the lion nebula. I've been experimenting with more aggressive noise reduction in linear mode (MLT k-Sigma in Pixinisight). Also, I wanted to have a crop of the center area / the head of the lion.

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sh2-132 Heart of the Lion (Lion Nebula crop), 



    
        

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