IC 1848 (North Up, East Left)
IC 1848, also known as the "Soul Nebula" is an emission nebula in the constellation of Cassiopeia.  It lies at a distance of ~7,500 light-years. Several small open clusters are embedded in the nebula. This image comprises 5 x Ha, OIII and SII, all 300 seconds each, 0.5m f/2.9 ASA Astrograph with FLI ML3200 camera at an altitude of 55 degrees on 3 September 2017. The field of view is 34' x 23' and follows the CFHT convention, Ha-OIII-SII mapped to RGB.
Hills Observatory: 1 January 2013 to 15 September 2018
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