IC 1871/Sh2-199/LBN667


IC 1871 is part of the Soul Nebula (IC 1848) and is locatedapproximately 7500 light-years away in the constellation Cassiopaeia. The above image is comprised of 91 thirty minute exposures and is shot through Hydrogen Alpha, Sulfur II, and Oxygen III filters using a QSI583wsg CCD camera and a TEC 140 ED telescope with field flattener. The mounting for the telescope is a Paramount MyT mount. Guiding with an SX Lodestar using the off axis prism of the QSI camera.

H H Bower 2011-2017