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NGC 281, The Pacman Nebula


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About this observation
David Davies
Time of observation
24/11/2020 - 11:43
NGC 281, The Pacman Nebula
Observing location
Cambridge, UK
200mm Ritchey-Chretien, X0.7 reducer
QSI 683 camera
Astrodon LRGB filters
Skywatcher EQ8 mount
40 x 5-min luminance, 15 x 5-min RGB

Using image data captured between mid-October and Mid-November, this is the PacMan Nebula, NGC 281 depicted in LRGB. I used PixInsight for image processing and the Photometric Colour Calibration tool to fix the colours of the stars and, indirectly, the colour of the nebula itself.  

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