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Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis, 



    
        

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Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis

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Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis, 



    
        

            Steve Milne

Van den Bergh 14 & 15 in Camelopardalis

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ106ED

Imaging cameras: QSI683wsg

Mounts: 10 Micron GM1000HPS  ·  10 Micron GM2000 HPS II UP

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  Adobe Photoshop 6 CS  ·  Pixinsight 1.8

Filters: Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red  ·  Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance


Dates:Nov. 30, 2018

Frames:
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Blue: 20x600" (3h 20') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Green: 19x600" (3h 10') bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Luminance: 37x596" (6h 7' 32") bin 1x1
Astrodon Tru-Balance LRGB E-Series Gen 2 Red: 20x600" (3h 20') bin 1x1

Integration: 15h 57' 32"

Avg. Moon age: 22.66 days

Avg. Moon phase: 44.54%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 2421787


Resolution: 3059x2249

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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