IC 1848

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Description: This faint emission nebula is close to The Heart Nebula and is sometimes called 'The Soul Nebula'. I think its other nickname, 'The Embryo Nebula', is more descriptive, though.
Constellation: Cassiopeia
Date: 25 november 2005
Equipment: FSQ @ f/5, ST11000XM, MI-250
Exposure: Ha: 4 hours, unbinned

RGB: 45 minutes each, binned 2x2

(Astrodon filters)

Notes: This was a test exposure of this area. The image was cropped due to field rotation.