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IC1848 Flapping Bird   © Ken Crawford      Rancho Del Sol Observatory  MPC G67
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Clear/ Lum 0 minutes
Red 0 minutes
Green 0 minutes
Blue 0 minutes
Ha 5nm 600 minutes
OIII 3nm 600 minutes
SII 5nm 600 minutes

IC1848 is the cluster designation of this region of the "soul Nebula". This nebula is tied together with the emission nebula IC1805. It is a complex region full of interesting structures made up of gas clouds, dust, and stars.
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The dark silhouette is dust blocking the background light is sometimes called "The Flapping Bird" Nebula.

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