IC 342 in Camelopardalis

Photographer
ergir@bluewin.ch
Email
ergir@bluewin.ch
Location of photo
Grand-Pra, Swiss Alp, Wallis, Switzerland
Date/Time of photo
10-12 November 2015
Equipment
RCOS 16” f/9 Camera: Sbig STL11000; Filter(s): Astrodon G2 LRGB Filters, Astrodon 5nm Halpha; Exposure Time(s): Luminance: 19 x 20 min, R: 12 x 20 min, G: 11 x 20 min, B: 11x 20 min, Halpha: 10 x 20 min
Description
Face-on spiral galaxy observed through dust clouds of our own galaxy. The Halpha exposures reveal numerous pink star forming regions along the arms of the galaxy.
Website
www.girardineric.com