Sharpless 286


Dan Crowson
 

Sh2-286 is a faint HII region located approximately 21,500 light-years away in Monoceros. Unfortunately, I could not find any other information on this one.

 

Ha – 25x1800s – 750 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

870 minutes total exposure – 14 hours 30 minutes

 

Imaged over eleven nights from January, 2017 through March, 2020 at Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

HaRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/50894232073/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 


Brian Ottum
 

Holy cow, faint is right.  An illusive cloud of blood.

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io <DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io> On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Sunday, January 31, 2021 12:38 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] Sharpless 286

 

Sh2-286 is a faint HII region located approximately 21,500 light-years away in Monoceros. Unfortunately, I could not find any other information on this one.

 

Ha – 25x1800s – 750 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

 

870 minutes total exposure – 14 hours 30 minutes

 

Imaged over eleven nights from January, 2017 through March, 2020 at Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.

 

HaRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/50894232073/sizes/l/

 

Dan

----          
Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com