IC 410 - The Tadpole Nebula in narrowband

Posted by azstarman01
on Wednesday, March 19, 2014

This is a picture of IC410, also known as the Tadpole Nebula. It is an emission nebula about 12,000 light years away in the constellation Auriga. This was taken with Astrodon 3-nm narrowband filters using the Hubble Palette.

January 15 - February 19, 2014
Location: Rancho Hidalgo, NM
Telescope: TEC-140 (F7)
Camera: SBIG ST-8300M
Mount: AP900 GTO
HA: 20x30 minutes (binned 1x1)
SII: 20x30 minutes (binned 1x1)
OIII: 20x30 minutes (binned 1x1)
RGB: 10x30 seconds (binned 2x2)

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