The Flaming Star nebula (IC405) is an emission and a reflection nebula in constellation Auriga. The nebula is approximately 1500 ly. away from earth. The final image is a combination of 37 different frames with an overall exposure time of almost 4 hours (including dark frames).
The image also available in full resolution.
|Location||Böblingen / Germany|
|Object||Flaming Star Nebula (IC405)|
|Guiding||yes, DMK31AU03.AS via OAG|
|Telescope||8" GSO Newtonian|
|Luminance||6x 600s, bin: 1x1|
|Red||5x 300s, bin: 2x2|
|Green||5x 300s, bin: 2x2|
|Blue||5x 300s, bin: 2x2|
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