Polaris Flare

The Polaris Flare is a filamentous gas cloud in the Milky Way which is seen in the sky in the region of the constellation Ursa Minor and around the star Polaris. The area in the sky is estimated at 50 square degrees. The range is approximately 500 light-years.

Exif : L – 12 x 300 seconds & 21 x 600 seconds , R – 8 x 300 seconds & 18 x 600 seconds , G – 8 x 300 seconds & 23 x 600 seconds , B – 8 x 300 seconds & 18 x 600 seconds

Equipment: FLI PL16083, Takahashi FSQ-106EDX4, Paramount MX+ mount

Filters: Astrodon LRGB 2GEN

Softwares used: Deep Sky Stacker, PixInsight, Photoshop

Location : IC Astronomy. Oria, Almería, Spain

Date and Time: Multiple nights from 01.06.2021 to 07.07.2021, 20:35 pm

Image acquired via Telescope Live

Author: Diptiman Nandy

Autore: Diptiman Nandy (sito)