IC 405 and IC 410 in Auriga HaRGB

This image of IC 405 and IC 410 consists of 2 hours colour data acquired using a Canon DSLR and 3 hours H-alpha data taken by a fellow astrophotographer, Steve Holmes of Kitchener, Ontario.

For a more detailed description of this region please see my post IC405 and IC410 Nebulae in Auriga, H-alpha

Technical:

Skywatcher Equinox 80mm with William Optics .8x reducer/flattener, 400mm FL

Canon 350XT 8mp DSLR (modified)

The above was piggybacked on a CPC800 SCT for tracking

Steve used a QHY9 CCD and Canon 200mm F2.8L lens on a Skywatcher EQ6 mount.

Total time: 5-hours combined.

By |2017-12-03T20:49:30+00:00November 15th, 2010|2010, Nebula|0 Comments

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