IC 417/ Sharpless 2-234 in Auriga

Posted by Robert C. Mills
on Sunday, October 14, 2012

date: Oct 10 &12 , 2012  time 11pm - 4 am

location the image was taken: Byron, Observatory (my own little building) 43°07'05.7" N 78°02'27.4" W

camera: QSI 540

telescope used: William Optics FLT 132 with moonlight focuser

megapixel size of camera: 4mp – 2048x2048 7.4 pixel size

telescope or lens aperture and focal ratio: 132 mm APO / F7.0 no flattener

exposure time(s) and filters used: 150 minutes SII, 150 minutes Ha, 165 minutes OIII) Baader Planetarium Narrow Band filters 7-8 nm each

Processed: MaximDL, PixInsight, Photo Shop

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