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LBN438 in Lacerta

Technical card

Resolution: 4625x3410

Dates:Aug. 28, 2016

Frames: 90x480"

Integration: 12.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 15.99% job: 1291140

RA center: 22h 42' 13"

DEC center: +37° 39' 32"

Pixel scale: 1.986 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -139.286 degrees

Field radius: 1.585

Locations: my lovely garden, near Vienna, Austria


Another part of the big molecular cloud in Lacerta, the characteristic form of the main object is amplified by the red emission of H-Alpha. Dust, emission and reflection mix throughout the field, creating interesting color shades.

Version B is an annotated image with names for lots of small galaxies in the field.





Sky plot

Sky plot


LBN438 in Lacerta,