Gum 49  -  wide field

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Object identification (6.5MB)

Image with 12" Newtonian (f=1200mm)

Object data of Gum49

Object type: Emission nebula (HII)
Size: 8'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Nor
Distance: 9,000 Ly
Notes: Gum 49 (=RCW 98) is an emission nebula, located in the direction of the constellation Norma at a distance of approximately 9,000 light years.

Exposure data

Date: 2022-05-23
Location: DeepSkySafaris / Namibia (1,300m)
Telescope: Vixen FL55SS with flattener (f=312mm)
Camera: EOS6D (ISO 800)
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200
Exposure time: 18x6min
Exposure time total: 1h 48min