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Contains:  NGC 2071, M 78, NGC 2068, NGC 2067, NGC 2064
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M78 - Reflection Nebula in Orion, 





    
        

            Phil Brewer

M78 - Reflection Nebula in Orion

Technical card

Resolution: 2159x1559

Dates:Nov. 14, 2018Dec. 7, 2018Dec. 10, 2018Dec. 18, 2018Jan. 14, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon E-Series Blue filter: 98x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Green filter: 101x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon E-Series Red filter: 102x300" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-series Luminance: 186x240" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon E-series Luminance: 168x300" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 51.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.47 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.99%

Mean SQM: 20.04

Astrometry.net job: 2475897

Locations: Home Backyard, Ida, Michigan, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

My favorite nebula. My skies don't do it justice, but I think this is the best I can do from them.

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Phil Brewer
License: Attribution-NonCommercial Creative Commons
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Revisions

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    M78 - Reflection Nebula in Orion, 





    
        

            Phil Brewer
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Revision: Worked much harder on background extraction on the RGB data, some other tweaks

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M78 - Reflection Nebula in Orion, 





    
        

            Phil Brewer

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