Bipolar Nebula NGC 6164-6165


copyright Robert Gendler, Don Goldman, Steve Crouch 2014

Composite Image: Robert Gendler (LRGB), Don Goldman (H-alpha, OIII), Steve Crouch (H-Aalpha)

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Robert Gendler: 5 Hours LRGB

Steve Crouch: 4 hours hydrogen alpha

Don Goldman: 7.5 hrs Total: 3 1/3 hrs H-a, 3 2/3 hrs OIII, 0.5 hrs RGB

Composite Assembly and Processing by Robert Gendler

14.5" RCOS and 12.5" RCOS, STL11000





Image acquired from Fair Dinkum Skies, Western Australia

(An affiliation of New Mexico Skies and Pingelly Heights Observatory)

Image data acquired remotely using CCDAutoPilot2

RCOS 14.5" RC f/9 Carbon Truss Ritchey-Chrétiens with RCOS Field Flattener / Corrector.

Software Bisque Paramount ME, SBIG STL-11000XM