Flaming Star Nebula

My first image of 2017!

Measuring 5 light years across, the flaming star nebula is an emission nebula in the constellation of Auriga.

Acquisition details:

Telescope: Explore Scientific 208 CF with a focal ratio of 3.9

Camera: Modified Canon Rebel Xs

Guiding camera: Meade DSI

Exposures: 31 x 180 seconds

ISO: 1600

Ambient temperature: -5c

Processed using the following tools: Deepsky Stacker, Regim and Photoshop




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