IC 2948

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Object data of IC2948

Object type: Emission nebula
Size: 60'
Constellation: Cen
Distance: 6,000 Ly
Notes: Bright objects visible in the above image:
  • Ced 115, Ced 116, Ced 117
  • IC 2872, IC 2944, IC 2948
  • He 2-72 (near top left corner)

Exposure data

Date: 2014-02-23 + 2014-02-24
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF
Camera: SBIG STL11000M
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Alt AD-5
Exposure time: L 20x8m / R 7x8m / G 7x8m / B 7x8m
Exposure time total: 5h28m
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Wolfgang Leitner, Herbert Walter, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Wolfgang Leitner