Re: Mountains and Dragons - IC1805
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From: Steve Reilly <sreilly24590@...>
Sent: Fri, Jan 29, 2021 6:58 pm
Subject: Re: [ap-gto] Mountains and Dragons - IC1805
Vert sweet image Roland.
From: email@example.com <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Behalf Of Roland Christen via groups.io
Sent: Friday, January 29, 2021 7:52 PM
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Subject: [ap-gto] Mountains and Dragons - IC1805
Finally got around to processing the heart of the Heart nebula, IC 1805. This was a difficult image for me because of continual thin clouds that prevented getting some of the fainter narrowband data. I managed to shoot 10.5 hours of H-a but only 3.5 hours of OIII and 5.5 hours of SII. The latter two took a lot of noise reduction to bring in. Fortunately the main detail is in H-a, so I used that for a small amount of Luminance. Most of the frames were imaged unguided, the other half was guided.
Image and details at: https://www.astrobin.com/k6qvkh/0/
160EDF with 155 EDF piggyback on the Mach2 mount, QSI 683WSG camera, Lodestar guide camera.