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The Rosette Nebula

Rosette Hubble Palette

January 17th, 2018

The Rosette nebula is an emission nebula in monoceros, centered on a cluster of newly born stars that are ionizing their birth material. This image is false color, using narrowband filters to bring out faint surrounding gas and fine details in the nebula.

Captured on: November 22nd, 2017

Gear:
Canon 200mm F/2.8L @ F/3.5
ZWO ASI 1600mm-C
ZWO EFW-8
ZWO filters
iOptron ZEQ25gt
Orion SSAG

Acquisition:
Red: ZWO 7nm SII filter(1.25″), 20x180s, -10C, Unity Gain
Green: ZWO 7nm Ha filter (1.25″), 20x180s, -10C, Unity Gain
Blue: ZWO 7nm OIII filter(1.25″), 20x180s, -10C, Unity Gain

Total Aquisition of 3hrs

Software:
PS, DSS, PHD2, SGP

Thanks for looking!