Sharpless 301 - RCW 6

Posted by dcrowson
on Sunday, April 2, 2023
Sharpless 301 (Bran 6 and 7, Ced 93, Gum 5, LBN 1044, RCW 6 and others) is a HII region located approximately 18,917 light-years away in Canis Major.

Luminance – 12x600s – 120 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 12x600s – 120 minutes each – binned 1x1

480 minutes total exposure – 8 hours

Imaged over ten nights in February, March, November and December, 2022 at the El Sauce Observatory (Rio Hurtado, Chile) with a FLI PL 9000 on a PlaneWave CDK24 at f/6.5 3974 mm.


This data is from Telescope Live ( “One-click Observations.”
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