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IC 1805
The Heart Nebula
Central Region
Mapped Color

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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IC Number:
IC 1805

Common Name:
The Heart Nebula

Constellation:
Cassiopeia

Magnitude:
6.5

IC 1805

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Date Taken:
10/23/2007

Location:
Black Forest, CO

Equipment:
RCOS 16" Ritchey-Chretien
Bisque Paramount ME
SBIG STL-11000M
SBIG AO-L
AstroDon Narrowband Filters

Exposure Specs:
480 minutes total
S-II: 4x30 min
H-Alpha: 8x30 min
O-III: 4x30 min

Processed with:
CCDStack
MaximDL v4
Adobe Photoshop CS2
 

Copyright 2007, Matthew T. Russell. All rights reserved.