Sharpless 2-162 is also known as Caldwell 11 and as NCG 7635. Sh2-162 is approximately 7,100 light years away. This shot was taken on 3/1/13 with a "monofied" Nikon d90. An Ha filter was used with the Nikon, and the image was captured with a Hyperstar equipped N11GPS. It is a stack of 30 second subs. For more information about this unique camera, check out the Nikon Project section of this website.
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