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IC1805 and IC1848 : Nebulous area in Cassiopeia

Popularly called the Heart and Soul Nebulae, this large nebulous area is located in a swath of the milk way running between the constellations Cassiopeia and Perseus. The actual designation of these red emission nebula are Sharpless2-190 and Sharpless2-199 but they are also referred to by several other catalog designations.

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More information about this object can be found on the Wikipedia

Photograph Information
LocationKenton, OK
LensCanon 200mm f2.8L @ f4
CameraCanon 350D, Hutech modified type I
ExposureStack of 31, 5 minute exposures at ISO800.
Notes59°F, 80%rh, average transparancy.
RAW conversion, registration and stacking in DeepSkyStacker.
Additional adjustments in PixInsight LE and Photoshop CS2.


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