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NGC 281 - the "Pacman" Nebula


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About this observation
Graham Roberts
Time of observation
26/08/2019 - 22:15
NGC 281
Observing location
Redhill, Surrey, UK
William Optics GT81 + Focal Reducer FL 382mm f4.72
ZWO1600MM-Cool mono CMOS sensor
Ha 15 x 300 sec OIII & SII 10×300 sec (Total time: 2hr 55 minutes)
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Called the Pacman nebula because of it's similarity to the computer game character, this object is 9,500 light years distant and in this image has been captured in narrowband.

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