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Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777, 


            Emil Pera
Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777

Technical card

Resolution: 1700x1200

Dates:Nov. 5, 2013Dec. 3, 2013Jan. 1, 2014

Astronomik Clip-Filter (EOS) / CLS: 34x600" ISO800
Astronomik Clip-Filter (EOS) / CLS: 40x600" -30C bin 1x1

Integration: 12.3 hours

Avg. Moon age: 0.92 days

Avg. Moon phase: 1.85%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00

Temperature: 6.00 job: 166181

RA center: 60.967 degrees

DEC center: 26.474 degrees

Pixel scale: 3.230 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -56.300 degrees

Field radius: 0.934 degrees


An extremely dim nebula part of the taurus molecular cloud, not far from the Pleiades cluster.



Emil Pera
License: None (All rights reserved)

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Eagle Head Nebula - LBN 777, 


            Emil Pera