Orion ED80 Refractor Reduced 0.8
Astrodon 5nm SII, Ha and OIII
Ha 8x15min ;OIII, SII 10x15min - All binned 1x1Imager Temp -20C
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is the designation of the nebula, also known as Sharpless
2-199. Open clusters CR 34, 632, and 634 (in the head) and IC 1848 (in the body) are embedded in the nebula. The object is more commonly called by the cluster designation IC 1848.
Small emission nebulae 670 and 669 are just below the lower back area.
This complex is the eastern neighbor of IC 1805 (Heart Nebula) and the two are often mentioned together as the "Heart and Soul".
October 15, 2010