Observation by Mr Ian David Sharp: Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula

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Mr Ian David Sharp


Mr Ian David Sharp


2022 Jun 20 - 00:00


2022 Jun 28 - 15:18


The Tulip Nebula (Sharpless 101)

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Field centre

RA: 20h00m
Dec: +35°30'
Position angle: -91°30'

Field size

1°03' × 0°50'

  • StellaMira 104mm ED2 Triplet f/6.25 APO Refractor
  • 10Micron GM 1000 HPS mount
  • Starlight XPress TRIUS PRO 694 mono CCD camera
  • Starlight Xpress 7 position 1.25" filter wheel
  • Optolong LRGB, Ha, OIII, SII filters
  • Starlight XPress OAG
  • Starlight Xpress LoadStar V2 guide camera

40 x 1200s each for Ha, OIII and SII


PixelSkies, Castilléjar in the province of Granada, Andalucia

Target name

The Tulip Nebula in Cygnus


Sh2-101 The Tulip Nebula

About this image

Another Tulip Nebula, this time with a smaller FOV. Fully calibrated and processed in PixInsight.

Details and photos of equipment here: http://www.astro-sharp.com/2021/10/23/my-new-remote-setup-in-spain/


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