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Emission Nebula Sharpless 2-190 and Open Clusters IC 1805 and NGC 1027

IC 1805 Wide Field

Object Name: Sharpless 2-190, IC 1805 and NGC 1027
Constellation: Perseus
Acquisition Date: October 16, 2020
Location: Tierra del Sol, San Diego County, California
Equipment:
• Imaging Scope – Takahashi FSQ-106 EDX IV with the Takahashi 645 reducer
• Imaging Camera – ZWO ASI2600MC Pro
• Mount – Astro-Physics Mach2
Camera Control – Sequence Generator Pro
Acquisition Details:
• Imaging Camera – gain 76, offset 15 – cooled to -15
• Exposures – 107 x 180 seconds for a total exposure time of 5.3 hours
Processing:
PixInsight and Photoshop CC were used to process the images.
• PixInsight –
⁃ Image calibration, alignment and integration
⁃ HistogramTransformation for histogram adjustment
⁃ CurvesTransformation for color saturation boost
• Photoshop –
⁃ additional adjustments to histogram and color balance
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IC 1805 Wide Field
IC 1805 Wide Field
Posted in Bright Nebula, CMOS Camera Image, Star Clusters

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