07  March  2017
 
                                     Simeis 147 - The Spaghetti Nebula                                   

                                                                                                               
    



 By     Nicolas Kizilian
( www.astropixels.fr )

Simeis 147 (Sh2-240) - The Spaghetti Nebula.

This is a 4 panel mosaic shot over 6 nights (28 Nov to 4 Dec 2016).
42 hours of data (Ha = 43x20m / OIII = 54x20m / SII=42x20m) with a William Optics ZenithStar 66 refractor, a Moravian CCD cameras G2-8300 with Astrodon 5nm filters.

Simeis 147 is a supernova remnant in the Milky Way, straddling the border between the constellations Auriga and Taurus at a distance of 1000 to 3000 light-years.  


 

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