Cookie consent

AstroBin saves small pieces of text information (cookies) on your device in order to deliver better content and for statistical purposes. You can disable the usage of cookies by changing the settings of your browser. By browsing AstroBin without changing the browser settings, you grant us permission to store that information on your device.

I agree
Contains:  NGC 2169, The star ξOri
Getting plate-solving status, please wait...
vdB71, NGC2169, Sh2-268; Orion, 





    
        

            Thomas V. Davis
vdB71, NGC2169, Sh2-268; Orion

vdB71, NGC2169, Sh2-268; Orion

Technical card

Resolution: 4028x4028

Astrometry.net job: 2190498

RA center: 92.697 degrees

DEC center: 13.871 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.660 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 274.146 degrees

Field radius: 1.313 degrees

Data source: Backyard

Description

vdB71, NGC2169, Sh2-268; Orion
Astro-Physics 305mm f/3.8 Riccardi-Honders astrograph
KAI-16803; FLI Proline
Total Exposure Time: 4 hours; LRGB 60:60:60:60 min. RGB binned 2x2.
November 2013; Inkom, ID
Comments: vdB71 is the blue reflection nebula near the center on the image.

vdB71: Size (arcmin): 3.4
Type: illuminating star inside nebula
Surface brightness: faint
Color: blue
Absorption: moderate
Illuminating star ID1: BD+14 1171
Illuminating star ID2: HD252680
Mag. of illuminating star: 9.15
Spectral type of star: B2V

Comments

Author

tvdavisid
Thomas V. Davis
License: None (All rights reserved)
540
Like

Sky plot

Sky plot

Histogram

vdB71, NGC2169, Sh2-268; Orion, 





    
        

            Thomas V. Davis