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PN G170.3+15.8
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NGC 2242
PN G170.3+15.8

NGC 2242 (PN G170.3+15.8, PK 170+15.1) Planetary Nebula in Auriga. Taken over several nights in Jan.
and Feb. 2015. Imaged with CCD Labís Q285M camera and a Celestron EdgeHD 9.25 at f10, on a Losmandy
G11/Gemini mount. The OIII and H alpha subframes were 15 minutes binned 1x1, while the RGB subframes
were 4 minutes binned 2x2, resulting in the following total exposures (HA+OIII):(R+Ha):(G+OIII):
(B+OIII) (min) = (270+315):(64+270):(64+315):(64+315). This image is displayed at 0.57 arc-seconds
per pixel. Captured with Nebulosity, calibrated, sigma combined in Iris with other processing using
PixInsight LE and Photoshop CS. North is up.


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Sakib 29-Nov-2017 13:50
This one is really nice! It would also be worth doing IC 2149.