NGC281 Pac Man Nebula

Telescope Epsilon E160 on AP Mach1GTO Designation NGC281
Focal Length F/3.3 528mm Position RA 00h 53m DEC+56d 40m
Guiding eFinder SX guide head Type Diffuse Nebula
Control MaximDL Magnitude
CCD Camera Starlightxpress SXV-H9 Size 35'
Image Scale 2.44 arcsec Distance 10,000 Light years
Filters Astronomics type II RGB Constellation Cassiopeia
Exposures 12 x 5 min HA 1x1    
Calibration Flats, Bias only    
Software MaximDL, Photoshop CS2    
Date Peach State Star Gaze Sept 2008    
NGC 281 is an area of active star formation with an open star cluster IC 1590 in the center.