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Saturday, November 3, 2018

APOD by NASA, Astro Anarchy gets published

Astronomy Picture of the Day

My shot of the Cygnus Shell, supernova remnant W63, was selected today as an APOD (Astronomy Picture of the Day) by NASA. You can see the NASA page here:

Cygnus Shell, W63
Please, click for a large photo it's worth it!

Image is in mapped colours, from the emission of ionized elements, R=Sulphur, G=Hydrogen and B=Oxygen. This mosaic image of twelve individual panels covers about four degrees of sky vertically.
Original blogpost with the technical details can be found from here:

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