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Contains:  NGC 2071, M 78, NGC 2068, NGC 2067, NGC 2064

Image of the day 02/03/2019

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M78 near Vanishing NebuLa, 


            bawind Lin
M78 near Vanishing NebuLa

M78 near Vanishing NebuLa

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi TSA120

Imaging camera:Atik Cameras Atik One 6.0M Plus OAG

Mount:iOptron CEM60 cem60

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi TSA120

Guiding camera:Atik Cameras Atik One 6.0M Plus OAG

Filter:Astrodon 1.25 LRGB

Resolution: 10220x7666

Dates:Dec. 26, 2018

Frames: 106x900"

Integration: 26.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 80.95% job: 2490050

RA center: 86.610 degrees

DEC center: 0.016 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.255 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 87.342 degrees

Field radius: 0.452 degrees

Locations: 双子.Gemmi, Lijiang, Yunnang, China

Data source: Own remote observatory


There is a variable Nebula in the M78 field of view, which is very interesting. Hope is not a nebula destroyed by aliens



bawind Lin
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M78 near Vanishing NebuLa, 


            bawind Lin

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China Lijiang Gemini Observatory