Re: Sh2-160


Brian Ottum
 

I like the contrasting blue stars. Nice emission nebula.

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From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io <DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io> On Behalf Of Gregg Ruppel
Sent: Monday, September 28, 2020 1:31 PM
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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] Sh2-160

Hi all:

Sh2-160 is a large but faint area of emission nebulosity in Cepheus, a couple of degrees NE of the Cave Nebula (Sh2-155):

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/Sh2-160-HaLRGB.jpg

The FOV is about 2.5 degrees wide. HaLRGB, 12.8 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico.

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