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


            Bernhard Zimmermann
M78 - Reflexion Nebula in Orion

M78 - Reflexion Nebula in Orion

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:SkyWatcher 200/800 Quattro

Imaging camera:Canon 60Da

Mount:AZ EQ6- GT


Accessory:MGEN2 mit 9x50 Sucher

Resolution: 1941x2500

Dates:Feb. 25, 2019Feb. 27, 2019

41x300" ISO500
23x360" ISO800

Integration: 5.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 22.13 days

Avg. Moon phase: 50.18% job: 2556349

RA center: 86.695 degrees

DEC center: 0.184 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.573 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 357.614 degrees

Field radius: 0.691 degrees

Data source: Backyard


Collaboration with Jürgen Eggenberger, who kindly collected the data while I was away….
Image Acquisition: Jürgen Eggenberger
Processing: Bernhard Zimmermann

Wiesmaden (Austria)



Bernhard Zimmermann

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M78 - Reflexion Nebula in Orion, 


            Bernhard Zimmermann