February 2017

Ride the Dragon’s Tail

This narrowband image of Flaming Star Nebula was photographed under northern skies, at my home in Valencia.
IC405 is an emission and reflection nebula in the constellation Auriga, This is a close-up of a small section of the larger complex. This image has total Integration 30 hours of exposure.
Imaging telescope: AG14 astrograph
Imaging camera: SX 9.2mp Sony SX814
Mount: Software Bisque Paramount MX
Filters: Chroma SII 3nm, Chroma OIII 3nm, Chroma Ha 3nm

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