Gum 49

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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: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1200mm)
Camera: QSI 660wsg-8 with Astrodon filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1200
Exposure time: L 2x8min / RGB 5x8min each
Exposure time total: 2h 16min