Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Aries (Ari)  ·  Contains:  44 rho01 Ari  ·  45 Ari  ·  46 rho Ari  ·  The star ρ2Ari  ·  The star ρ3Ari
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LBN 762/753, the Drunken Dragon Nebula, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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LBN 762/753, the Drunken Dragon Nebula

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LBN 762/753, the Drunken Dragon Nebula, 



    
        

            Steed Yu
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LBN 762/753, the Drunken Dragon Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: SharpStar 15028HNT

Imaging cameras: QHYCCD QHY268C

Guiding telescopes or lenses: SharpStar 15028HNT

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II-M

Software: Pleiades Astrophoto S.L. PixInsight 1.8.8 Ripley  ·  Adobe Photoshop 2020  ·  Astro Photography Tool - APT APT - Astro Photography Tool v3.63

Filters: Optolong 2" UV/IR Cut


Dates:Oct. 22, 2020

Frames: 173x300"

Integration: 14.4 hours

Avg. Moon age: 6.32 days

Avg. Moon phase: 38.84%


Astrometry.net job: 4067942

RA center: 2h 58' 6"

DEC center: +17° 58' 47"

Pixel scale: 1.855 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 96.388 degrees

Field radius: 1.928 degrees


Resolution: 6229x4150

Locations: Milky Way Observatory, Naobuzi, Zhangjiakou, Hebei, China

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

LBN 762 and LBN 753 are two dust clouds in the constellation Aries, about 850 light-years from Earth, with an extremely fine structure. LBN 763 is also known as the Drunken Dragon Nebula, but I don't see where this dragon is ......

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