IC 1848

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Peter Goodhew

London

It was produced on an Altair Astro Wave 115 ED/APO Triplet refractor, with a QSI 683wsg camera, Baader narrowband filters and an AZ-EQ6 mount.

Having had a life-long interest in astronomy I eventually got around to buying my first telescope 3 years ago. This is the result.
Living in heavily light-polluted West London I focus on narrowband imaging with my garden Roll-of-Roof observatory.
I like producing close-up shots giving details of some of the larger nebulae that can otherwise get lost in wide-field images.
It was produced on an Altair Astro Wave 115 ED/APO Triplet refractor, with a QSI 683wsg camera, Baader narrowband filters and an AZ-EQ6 mount.
Images were taken between 29 December 2016 and 4 January 2107as follows:

13 x 1800 second Ha subs at bin 1×1
6 x 600 second OIII subs at bin 2×2
8 x 600 second SII subs at bin 2×2
Total integration time was 8 hours 50 minutes

2017-01-04T00:00:00

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