The emission nebula NGC281 (PacMan nebula) is located in the constellation Cassiopeia and is associated with the
open star cluster IC1590.  It is located in the Perseus Spiral Arm and lies approximately 9,500 LY from Earth.

October 9, 2010
8" Astro-Tech RC, f/8
Canon Digital Rebel 500D / Modified (Hutech)
200 Minutes / 20x600s @ 800ASA
Orion StarShoot AutoGuider
Skyhawk Observatory, West Bend, WI
Rick Kazmierski

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