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NGC 7380

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About this observation
Observer
John Hughes
Time of observation
21/09/2020 - 21:00
Object
NGC 7380
Observing location
North Essex, UK
Equipment
William Optics Z103
ZWO ASI1600mm Pro Cooled
SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro
Sequence Generator Pro
PixInsight
Exposure
Gain 139, Offset 30
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Staying in the region of Cepheus and Cassiopeia, NGC 7380 is an open star cluster discovered by Caroline Herschel and is also known as sh2-142. It is a large nebula located in Cepheus.

This image was rendered using data captured across two nights using Chroma 1.25” 3nm narrowband filters in Ha, Oiii and Siii;

47 x 5 mins in Ha

48 x 5 mins in Oiii

47 x 5 mins in Sii

I am reasonably happy with it but there are a few blown out bright areas and I feel more data in Sii is needed so weather permitting I will be adding to it.

John

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