IC 410

IC 410

This region of faint nebulosity surrounds the open cluster of stars, NGC 1893. The nebula itself lies approximately 12000 light years distant in the constellation of Auriga.

 

Telescope: Astro-Physics 160mm EDF f7.5 @ f7.7 Designation: IC 410
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200GTO
Constellation: Auriga
Camera: Apogee U16M with Gen II Astrodon Filters Distance: Approx 12000 Light Years
Guiding: SBIG ST402 via Mini Borg 60mm Type: Emission Nebula
Exposure: 9 hours Hydrogen Alpha, 4 hours RGB Position: R.A. 05 hr 23 min , Dec +330 25'
Processed using CCDStack, PhotoShop CS3 Date: 29 October 2008
Acquisition: CCDAutopilot/CCDSoft/The Sky 6/M1OASYS Location: Deerlick Astronomy Village