Sh2-249 / LBN 845 / IC 444
The "Seahorse Nebula". Emission Nebula Region, Gemini

AstroPhysics 175EDF f8
AP 3600GTO "El Capitan"
SBIG STT-8300
SBIG FW8G
(Guided Filter Wheel)
December 2016. Cave Creek Canyon Observatory, Arizona Sky Village
Equipment:

Telescope:
Mount:
Camera:
Guider:
Filters:

- Luminance (Astrodon) 48x10 mins   = 480 mins
- Red
(Astrodon) 30x10 mins                 = 300 mins
- Green
(Astrodon) 30x10 mins             = 300 mins
- Blue
(Astrodon) 30x10 mins                = 300 mins
 
Total Exposure Time =  23h 00m
Details:
Data Imaged remotely over 6 nights (Nov 24, 29, 30, Dec 1, 4, & 5, 2016).
The IC 444 (Sh2-249 / LBN 845) region is an extension of the more well known object IC 443 in Gemini. This field contains some dark nebula regions with one particular area looking remarkably like a seahorse.
2016, David A. Churchill
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