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NGC 7023 - A focus on the Iris | by Paddy Gilliland @ Image The Universe
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NGC 7023 - A focus on the Iris

Here is a look at the Iris on a longer focal length scope.

Hope you enjoy - busy few weeks ahead so thought I would get another image out.


Imaging telescope or lens: RCOS 14.5"

Imaging camera: SBIG STX KAF-16803

Mount: Paramount-ME

Software: Pixinsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon Red, Astrodon Green, Astrodon Blue, Astrodon Luminance

Resolution: 3462x2606

Dates: Aug. 16, 2017, Aug. 29, 2017, Aug. 30, 2017


Astrodon Blue: 9x120" bin 1x1

Astrodon Green: 12x1200" bin 1x1

Astrodon Luminance: 25x1200" bin 1x1

Astrodon Red: 8x1200" bin 1x1

Integration: 15.3 hours

Locations: Deep Sky West Remote Observatory (DSW), Rowe, New Mexico, United States

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Uploaded on September 8, 2017