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Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis

Technical card

Resolution: 3059x2249

Dates:Nov. 30, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue: 20x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green: 19x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 37x596" bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red: 20x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 16.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.54%

Astrometry.net job: 2397959

RA center: 52.309 degrees

DEC center: 59.173 degrees

Pixel scale: 2.096 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 269.982 degrees

Field radius: 1.105 degrees

Locations: E-EyE, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extremadura, Spain

Data source: Unknown

Description

Van den Bergh 14 and 15 are reflection nebula found in the constellation of Camelopardalis. VdB 15 is the larger nebula on the left in this image; vdB 14 is the smaller ‘swirl’ to its right.

VdB 14 and 15 were imaged between 7 October and 30 November 2018 from two remote imaging rigs in Spain that are owned and operated by Barry Wilson and me.

Capture details are as follows:

Telescopes: Takahashi FSQ 106 x2
Camera: QSI 683 WSG x2
Filters: Astrodon & Astronomik
Mount: 10 Micron GM1000HPS & 10 Micron GM2000HPS

Lum: 37 x 600s
Red: 20 x 600s
Green: 19 x 600s
Blue: 20 x 600s

A total of 16 hours.

Data Capture: Steve Milne & Barry Wilson
Image Processing: Steve Milne

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Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis, 





    
        

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