NGC 6334 ( Cat’s Paw)

NGC 6334 (10inch) (70)

NGC 6334  (Cat’s Paw)

NGC 6334 is an emission nebula with a red colour that comes from an abundance of ionized hydrogen atoms. The Cat’s Paw is about 5500 LY distance.

Telescope.  10 Inch F4 Newtonian.

Camera.   S Big ST 4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.  15 x 600 sec.

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford N.S.W.