IC2177 (the Seagull Nebula)
Image taken Clayton Bay, South Australia
Equipment - Takahashi TSA102S, reducer with QSI583WSG
Guiding - Star Shoot Autoguider off axis with Paramount PME mount.
LHaRGB 80 80 60 60 60
Darks, flats and biases applied
Processed in CCD stack and Photoshop CS3
Object - Located on the border of Monocereos and Canis Major It contains emission and some reflection nebulosity with small regions of dust. It lies at a distance of 3600 light years.