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The Details
Object
IC 1805 & 1848 Mosaic in Cassiopeia
Optics
Takahashi FSQ 106 EDX III @ f/5
Platform
Astro-Physics 1200 GTO
Camera
SBIG STL-11000M
Filters
Tru-Balance 5nm H-alpha filter
Date
08 & 10 December 2012
Location
Mount Wilson Observatory - Mount Wilson, CA
Exposure
Ha 16 x 1800 sec 1x1 bin (4 panes total)
Software
Maxim DL/CCD, CCDStack2, Photoshop CS5
Orientation
Field of View: 07° 30’ x 04° 00’ centered on RA 02h40m52s
DEC +61°24’50” (2000). North angle 27.2°; east 90° CCW from north
Notes
The cosmic duo of IC 1805 and 1848, aka the Heart and Fetus Nebulae, is presented here as a 4 pane mosaic showcasing this rich area in the constellation Cassiopeia.

 

 

 

 

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