Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  Sh2-136  ·  VdB141
VDB 141. The Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

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VDB 141. The Ghost Nebula

VDB 141. The Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

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VDB 141. The Ghost Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: MallinCam VRC-8 RC

Imaging cameras: Atik 383L+ Mono

Mounts: iOptron CEM60 CEM60

Guiding cameras: Altair Astro 290M

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67

Software: PHD Guiding  ·  Startools  ·  Sequence Generator Pro Seqence Generator Pro

Filters: Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance  ·  Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Green 36 mm  ·  Baader Planetarium Red 36mm

Accessory: MoonLite CS 2" with motor focus  ·  ZWO OAG  ·  ATIK EFW2, 7x36mm


Dates:Aug. 5, 2019

Frames:
Baader Planetarium 36mm Luminance: 18x600" (3h) bin 1x1
Baader Planetarium Blue 36mm: 12x300" (1h) bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Green 36 mm: 12x300" (1h) bin 2x2
Baader Planetarium Red 36mm: 12x300" (1h) bin 2x2

Integration: 6h

Avg. Moon age: 5.01 days

Avg. Moon phase: 25.79%


Astrometry.net job: 2849721

RA center: 21h 15' 52"

DEC center: +68° 10' 53"

Pixel scale: 1.424 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 127.237 degrees

Field radius: 0.492 degrees


Resolution: 2000x1484

Locations: Home Observatory, Haneytown, New Brunswick, Canada

Data source: Backyard

Description

Often overlooked due to its more famous neighbour, the Iris Nebula. It is also a tough one to process. Thanks for looking.

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VDB 141. The Ghost Nebula, 



    
        

            Scott