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IC 59 & IC 63
Mapped Color

Photographs by Matthew T. Russell

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IC Number:
IC 59
IC 63

Constellation:
Cassiopeia

Distance from Earth:
~6,000 Light Years

Size:
10 x 5 arc minutes

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Date Taken:
10/19/2007

Location:
Black Forest, CO

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

Exposure Specs:
360 minutes total
S-II: 4x30 min
H-Alpha: 6x30 min
O-III: 4x30 min

Processed with:
CCDStack
Adobe Photoshop CS

 


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