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Emission and Reflection Nebula:
        created: 02-26-2019.         revised: 03-03-2022.

ZWO "ASI294MC Pro" color CMOS Peliter cooled astronomical camera
image captures using SharpCap with the "LiveStack" option



Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
Merope Nebula Reflection Nebula Taurus 11/03/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 2072x1410 cropped 60 sec 10 10 minutes L-Pro Yes
       "Merope of the Pleaides"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M8 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 06/02/2019 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 15 sec 80 1200 sec IR no
       "the Lagoon Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 399 45 57 57 9.4 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M8 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 09/06/2021 14" SCT @ f6.3 Fork Wedge 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "the Lagoon Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M16 Emission Nebula Serpens 06/20/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 2072x1410 30 sec 20 10 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Eagle Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -4.9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M16 Emission Nebula Serpens 06/21/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 30 sec 60 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Eagle Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -4.9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M16 Emission Nebula Serpens 09/02/2021 14" SCT @ f6.3 Fork Wedge 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Eagle Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 325 65 70 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M17 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 06/02/2019 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 2072x1410 15 sec 60 15 minutes IR no
       "the Swan Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 399 45 57 57 9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M17 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 06/12/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 15 sec 60 15 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Swan Nebula (3rd Qtr Moon & narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 70 55 55 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M17 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 09/02/2021 14" SCT @ f6.3 Fork Wedge 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Swan Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 325 65 70 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M20 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 09/21/2019 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 15 sec 13 195 sec IR yes
       "the Triffid Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 380 55 55 55 -11.1 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M20 Emission Nebula Sagittarius 09/06/2021 14" SCT @ f6.3 Fork Wedge 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "the Triffid Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M42, M43, NGC1977, NGC1981 Emission Nebula Orion 11/09/2020 60mm f4 refractor Atlas Gem 4144x2822 5 sec 360 30 minutes L-Pro Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 65 80 70 -4.9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M42 Emission Nebula Orion 02/19/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 fork wedge 3104x2116 15 sec 480 7200 sec IR Yes
       "the Orion Nebula" (also M43)
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 55 60 55 -14.8 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M42 Emission Nebula Orion 02/22/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 fork wedge 756x591 2 sec 2612 5224 sec IR Yes
       "the Trapezium cluster within the Orion Nebula" (cropped from 4144x2822)
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 300 55 60 55 +4.9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M42 Emission Nebula Orion 03/20/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 cropped 5 sec 60 5 minutes L-eNhance Yes
       "the Orion Nebula - outer 'wings'"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 65 70 65 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M42 Emission Nebula Orion 02/26/2022 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 3 sec / 3 sec 1 / 60 3 seconds / 3 minutes L-Pro Yes
   
             
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 +1.7 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
M78 Reflection Nebula Orion 11/03/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 15 15 minutes L-Pro Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 70 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC1973/1977 Reflection Nebula Orion 12/03/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-Pro Yes
       "the Running Man" (SH2-279)
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 340 65 70 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC1999 Reflection Nebula Orion 01/21/2022 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 1024x768 60 sec 15 15 minutes L-Pro Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC1999 & Herbig-Haro Objects Reflection Nebula Orion 01/21/2022 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 1024x768 / 4144x2822 60 sec / 180 sec 20 / 7 20 minutes / 21 minutes L-Pro Yes
   
       "HH1, HH2"        "HH1, HH2, HH35, HH148, HH222"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC2024 Emission Nebula Orion 11/03/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 15 15 minutes L-Pro Yes
       "the Flame Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 70 70 -9.4 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC2244 Emission Nebula Monoceros 02/26/2022 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC2261 Reflection Nebula Monoceros 03/15/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 fork wedge 1024x768 15 sec 80 1200 sec IR yes
       "Hubbles Variable Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 360 55 65 55 0 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC2264 Emission, Reflection & Dark Nebula Monoceros 01/09/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 Minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Christmas Tree Cluster, Cone, Fox Fur and Snowflake Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 75 70 -4.9 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC6820 Emission Nebula Vulpecula 06/29/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 120 sec 30 3600 sec L-eNhance yes
       "SH2-86 (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC6888 Emission Nebula Cygnus 06/21/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 120 sec 45 5400 sec L-eNhance yes
       "Crescent Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC7023 Reflection Nebula Cepheus 11/05/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 180 sec 20 60 minutes L-Pro Yes
       "Iris Nebula" (also includes dark nebula LDN1170, 1172, 1173, 1174)
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -9.4 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC7380 Emission Nebula & Star Cluster Cepheus 06/24/2020 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 30 sec 30 900 sec L-eNhance yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 65 70 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
NGC7635 Emission Nebula Cassiopeia 09/27/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 20 20 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Bubble Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 65 65 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
IC348 Open Cluster & Reflection Nebula Perseus 01/09/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 CGEM 4144x2822 30 sec 30 15 Minutes L-eNhance yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 70 75 70 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
IC405 Emission Nebula Auriga 11/08/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance Yes
       "Flaming Star Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 65 75 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
IC2118 Reflection Nebula Eridanus 11/09/2020 60mm f4 refractor Atlas Gem 4144x2822 60 sec 45 45 minutes L-Pro Yes
       "Witch-Head Nebula"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 375 60 80 70 -5.3 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
Simeis-57 Emission Nebula Cygnus 09/02/2021 14" SCT @ f6.3 Fork Wedge 4144x2822 60 sec 30 30 minutes L-eNhance yes
       "Propeller Nebula (narrowband filter)"
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 325 65 70 70 -10 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
VdB149 Reflection Nebula Cepheus 11/06/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 180 sec 5 15 minutes L-Pro Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -9.4 Yes




Object Type Constellation Date Optical Tube Mount Capture size Exposure Stack# Time Filter Guided
VdB150 Reflection Nebula Cepheus 11/06/2021 8" SCT @ f6.3 Atlas Gem 4144x2822 180 sec 8 24 minutes L-Pro Yes
      
Color Space Binning Gain Brightness White Bal (B) White Bal (R) Temperature Dark Frame
RGB24 1 350 65 75 70 -9.4 Yes




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