Sh2- 297


Sh2- 297 is a small bright H11 region and reflection nebula in the constellation of Canis major.

Sh2-297 is at the southern tip of the long and extended Seagull Nebula.(Sh2-296)

F. O. V.   40 x 40 min of arc.

Telescope.   Orion Optics UK AG12.

Camera.   S Big ST4000 XCM OSC CCD.

Exposure and Date.   30 x 600 sec.   Feb 2021.

Location.  (Wiruna) Ilford  N.S.W.