Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Orion (Ori)  ·  Contains:  The star 56Ori
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LDN 1622  Boogeyman Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
LDN 1622  Boogeyman Nebula
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LDN 1622 Boogeyman Nebula

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LDN 1622  Boogeyman Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle
LDN 1622  Boogeyman Nebula
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LDN 1622 Boogeyman Nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Explore Scientific 102mm ED APO triplet 102 APO

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI071MC Pro

Mounts: iOptron CEM40ec

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade 6000 Series 50 mm guide scope

Guiding cameras: QHYCCD QHY-5LIIM

Focal reducers: William Optics 0.8x Field Flattener Type III

Software: PixInsight  ·  Deep Sky Stacker  ·  APT  ·  Open PHD Phd2

Filters: Baader Planetarium IR UV Cut for front of camera nosepiece


Dates:Jan. 12, 2021

Frames: 35x300" (2h 55')

Integration: 2h 55'

Avg. Moon age: 28.79 days

Avg. Moon phase: 0.63%


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4166596

RA center: 05h54m13s.2

DEC center: +02°0433

Pixel scale: 1.746 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 177.305 degrees

Field radius: 1.221 degrees


Resolution: 4128x2880

Locations: Picketpost Trailhead, Near Superior, AZ, Arizona, United States

Data source: Traveller

Description

I spotted the object in a widefeld photo of the M78, Barnard's loop region. I decided it was interesting enough to warrant another photo.

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LDN 1622  Boogeyman Nebula, 



    
        

            Ray Heinle