IC 417

IC 417

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Not much is written about IC 417 other than that it is a HII ionized region in the constellation Auriga. I thought I would try capturing its ghostly shape for the Halloween season and share it with you.

IC 417

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Date Imaged       :

November 1 - 4, 2008

Lens       :

Astrophysics 5

Camera       :

ATK16HR

Exposure       :

6 hours

Filter       :

Astronomik LRGB

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio, Philippines