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IC 2177 Wide Field

Started by jsuro, 02/05/2005 11:23AM
Posted 02/05/2005 11:23AM Opening Post
Hi All,

Took this last night with a 180mm ED Nikon Lens and ST-2000XM.

Image details are here:


Jose Suro
Tierra Verde, Florida

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Posted 02/05/2005 11:54AM #1
hi Jose,

Nice, real nice image.

clear skies,

Larry Citro
Posted 02/05/2005 03:18PM #2
Nice shot, Jose! I just looked at a LRGB image of this object and I like yours better.

Posted 02/05/2005 05:30PM #3

Very nice!! Isn't it amazing what narrow band filters can do?

Tom Davis
Inkom, ID

Starsearch Observatory
Lat 42N 47' 00" Long 112W 10' 47"
Elev 1752m
Posted 02/05/2005 08:24PM | Edited 02/05/2005 08:26PM #4
Also called "The Seagull Nebula", it is a wonderful object to image, specially in Ha.
I remember the first one I saw was posted by Mark Keitel... about a year ago...

You got a great shot Jose. I see that you have definitely improved in your techiques quite a bit, your shots are getting better & better. Thank you for aharing, and for the hard work. wink

Clear skies!

Ivan Gastaldo 8)
Coconut Creek, FL

Ivan's Observatory
Lat 26N 16' 48" Long 80W 10' 48"
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Posted 02/06/2005 08:09AM #5
Thanks Guys! Appreciate the kind comments.