IC 1795

IC 1795

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Slumbering Cherub with Stars for a Pillow This nebula is special to me because I find that it resembles….a slumbering cherub with stars for a pillow. Imaged by the light of a half moon through a hydrogen alpha filter.

Coordinates       :

Cassiopeia02h 27' +62deg 06'

Date Imaged       :

November 27, 2006

Lens       :

Borg 77ED f5.5

Camera       :

Atik 16HR, Astronomik filters

Exposure       :

Ha 135 minutes

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio, Philippines