Sh2-119 in HST


Chris Heapy

Macclesfield, UK

Scope: Televue NP127is
CCD: Moravian G4-16000
Filters: Chroma 3nM Ha, OIII, SII
Mount: 10-Micron GM2000HPS-II

Sh2-119 is a large, faint, and diffuse nebula located a little to the East of it’s more famous neighbour ngc7000, and because of this it is often overlooked. It does require long exposures to capture its full glory and here I needed to use 30min subs (12 per channel).