Sh2-205 in Ha
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|Description:|| The bright arc of nebulosity at the bottom of this image is catalogued as Sh2-205. The brighter spot at the upper left is known as NGC 1491. As you can see, they are both part of a large area of nebulosity that fills this frame and extends beyond it.
A close up view of NGC 1491 is available on this website.
|Apparent Size:||80' x 20'|
|Date:||19 & 24 december 2005|
|Equipment:||FSQ @ f/5, STL 11000XM, MI-250|
|Exposure:||10.5 hours 6nm Ha (Astrodon)|