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Contains:  NGC 2071, M 78, NGC 2068, NGC 2067, NGC 2064
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Messier M78 - NGC2068 - Reflection Nebula in Orion, 





    
        

            Geoff Scott
Messier M78 - NGC2068 - Reflection Nebula in Orion

Messier M78 - NGC2068 - Reflection Nebula in Orion

Technical card

Resolution: 2610x2255

Dates:Jan. 25, 2015

Frames: 17x100" ISO800

Integration: 0.5 hours

Darks: ~115

Flats: ~17

Bias: ~32

Avg. Moon age: 5.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 31.33%

Temperature: 20.00

Astrometry.net job: 524576

RA center: 86.707 degrees

DEC center: 0.157 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.395 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 164.764 degrees

Field radius: 0.668 degrees

Locations: Perth Observatory, Bickley, Western Australia, Australia

Description

On a variable and gusty night, this is my best capture of this to date. Still dark skies with longer subs and plenty of them would be required to do this intriguing object justice.

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scottastrophe
Geoff Scott
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Messier M78 - NGC2068 - Reflection Nebula in Orion, 





    
        

            Geoff Scott

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