Category Archives: Nebulas

IC1848 (Soul Nebula) & IC1805 (Heart Nebula)

Heart & Soul Nebulae

Both nebulae are emission type nebula, associated with open clusters, located in Cassiopeia (the Queen).
 IC1396

Date:
September 2016
Location:
Roztoki Gorne/Bieszczady mountains
CCD:
Apogee Alta U16
Scope:
Takahashi FSQ106ED @F5.3
Mount:
AP600E GTO
Exposure
HaRGB, 2 panels (120:60:60:60) each
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

IC1396

IC1396 Emission Nebula

IC1396 is an emission nebula complex located in Cepheus (the King).
 IC1396

Date:
September 2016
Location:
Roztoki Gorne/Bieszczady mountains
CCD:
Apogee Alta U16
Scope:
Takahashi FSQ106ED @F5.3
Mount:
AP600E GTO
Exposure
HaRGB (240:70:65:70)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

Cat’s Paw Nebula (NGC6334)

Cat’s Paw Nebula (NGC6334)

NGC6334
Cat’s Paw Nebula is an emission nebula complex located in Scorpius.
 NGC6334

Date:
June 2016
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (180:80:30:75)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

NGC6726 region

NGC6726 region

NGC6726 region
A dusty star region in Corona Australis.
NGC6726 region

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
LRGB (250:60:50:50)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6

The Helix Nebula (NGC7293)

The Helix Nebula

The Helix Nebula (NGC7293)
A planetary nebula located in Aquarius.
The Helix (NGC7293)

Date:
June 2015
Location:
Bateleur Nature Reserve, South Africa
CCD:
QHY22
Scope:
Takahashi Epsilon 130D @F3.3
Mount:
Takahashi EM10 FS2 GoTo
Exposure
HaRGB (140:90:90:100)
Processing:
MaximDL, PixInsight, Photoshop CS6