Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  Sh2-261
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LBN 863 Lowers Nebula, 



    
        

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LBN 863 Lowers Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 152mm APO Triplet CF Refractor

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600mm Mono ZWO

Mounts: Celestron CGX celestron

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SkyWatcher Evoguide 50mm Refractor

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM Mini ZWO

Focal reducers: Explore Scientific .07x field flattener and reducer Explorescientific

Software: PixInsight 1.8.8 pixinsight

Filters: Baader 2" LRGB, HA-A, HA-B, SUL, OXY

Accessory: PrimaluceLab EAGLE3S, EAGLE3Q  ·  Atil 2×7 filter wheel Atik


Dates:Feb. 24, 2021

Frames: 82x600" (13h 40')

Integration: 13h 40'

Avg. Moon age: 11.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 90.29%


Astrometry.net job: 4316485

RA center: 6h 9' 9"

DEC center: +15° 47' 15"

Pixel scale: 0.475 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 99.299 degrees

Field radius: 0.770 degrees


Resolution: 9312x7040

Data source: Backyard

Description

LBN 863

Lowers Nebula

Lowers nebula is located in the constellation of Orion And lies 32,000 lys from Earth. LBN 863 is a reflection nebula with an apparent surface brightness of 10 mag and a size of 13.1 parsecs.

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LBN 863 Lowers Nebula, 



    
        

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