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Technical card

Resolution: 1800x1387

Dates:Nov. 23, 2017

Frames: 166x600"

Integration: 27.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 4.48 days

Avg. Moon phase: 21.07%

Astrometry.net job: 1918464

RA center: 331.893 degrees

DEC center: 59.194 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.097 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 88.304 degrees

Field radius: 0.346 degrees

Locations: Home observatory, Vecsés, , Hungary

Description

American astronomer Edward Emerson Barnard cataloged the dark clouds he observed. At Barnard 174 we find a stunning dark fog in Cepheus. Dark fogs consist of interstellar material (gas and dust), absorbing and shining the stars from the light. B 174 is an active constellation region, and it is very cold at about -263 ° C. In the photograph, a starburst of a starburst of the Herbig haro and the top of the fog can be worn on the star.

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Zoltán Bach
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