NGC 281 (Pacman Nebula)

NGC 281 (also catalogued IC 11, Ced 3, LBN 616, Sh 2-184, or Pacman Nebula) is an H II region in the constellation of Cassiopeia. It includes the open cluster IC 1590, the multiple star HD 5005, and several Bok globules.. Here are all my version of NGC 281.

 

Object Details:

Objects: NGC 281 ( IC 11, Ced 3, LBN 616, Sh 2-184), IC 1590
Constellation: Cassiopeia
Center of field: R.A. 00h, 52m, 59 s. ; DE. +56°, 37', 19
Field dimensions: Appr. 80 x 50 '

 

Technical Details:

Optics: ASA N 12 Astrograph at /2.8
Mount: ASA DDM 85
Camera: SBIG STL-11000M
Filters: Astronomik LRGB filter set
Dates/Times: 17, 18 August 2012
Location: Rozhen
Exposure Details: L = 120 min, R = 60 min., G = 60 min., B = 60 min.
Subexposures: 10 minutes
Acquisition: CCD Soft
Processing: PixInsight, Photoshop CS
     
 

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