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NGC281 (Pacman Nebula)

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Observer
Ian Rothwell
Time of observation
08/01/2019 - 22:34
Object
NGC281
Observing location
Bournemouth
Equipment
Skywatcher Explorer 150P
ZWO ASI1600MMPro-Cool
ZWO EFW
Baader H-alpha, OIII ans SII filters
Exposure
12 subs @ 300s in H-alpha, 6 subs @ 600s in SII, 10 subs @ 600s in OIII
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At a distance of about 9500 light-years, NGC 281IC 11 or Sh2-184 is a bright emission nebula and part of an H II region in the northern constellation of Cassiopeia and is part of the Milky Way's Perseus Spiral Arm.

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