IC 405 


The emission nebula IC 405, is located near (and illuminated by) the variable star AE Aurigae.

IC 405 lies about 1,500 light-years away, and is about 5 light-years across.


Technical Data

Bortle Scale / SQM-L Bortle 4/5  / ---
Period Novembre 2016    -> reprocessed November 2020
Primary Scope  Takahashi FSQ 106/530
Camera CCD  KAF-8300
Mount NEQ6
Total Exposure Time 8h
Composition LHRGB
Location Val Imagna (Bergamo) Italy



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