Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Taurus (Tau)  ·  Contains:  41 Tau  ·  42 psi Tau  ·  44 p Tau  ·  52 phi Tau  ·  B10  ·  B209  ·  B211  ·  B213  ·  B214  ·  B216  ·  B217  ·  B218  ·  B7  ·  IC 359  ·  IC 360  ·  NGC 1539  ·  The star 41Tau  ·  The star 44Tau  ·  The star φTau  ·  The star ψTau  ·  VdB27
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Nebulas LBN 782 and Barnard 7, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace
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Nebulas LBN 782 and Barnard 7

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Nebulas LBN 782 and Barnard 7, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace
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Nebulas LBN 782 and Barnard 7

Acquisition details

Dates:
Nov. 25, 2019
Frames:
Astrodon B 50mm square E Series: 29×600(4h 50′) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon G 50mm square E Series: 24×600(4h) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon L 50mm square E Series: 26×600(4h 20′) -25°C bin 1×1
Astrodon R 50mm square E Series: 25×600(4h 10′) -25°C bin 1×1
Integration:
17h 20′
Darks:
25
Flats:
25
Bias:
50
Avg. Moon age:
28.30 days
Avg. Moon phase:
1.70%

RA center: 04h17m23s.23

DEC center: +27°3943.7

Pixel scale: 4.687 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.349 degrees

Field radius: 3.004 degrees

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Resolution: 3840x2566

File size: 5.1 MB

Locations: Sierra Remote Observatories, Auberry, CA, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Sierra Remote Observatories

Description

Data Acquisition from 2019-11-02 until 2019-11-25

DSO Color Mapping: LRGB

Original Image Scale: 4.00

**This scope is located at Sierra Remote Observatory. I personally configured and installed this scope and make regular trips to SRO to perform maintenance and upgrades. When not on site, I operate the scope nightly from home using a remote desktop application.

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This is a fascinating region of the Taurus Molecular cloud filled with young stars and stars that are still forming, dark nebulae and reflection nebulae, numerous Herbig-Haro objects, and even a distant galaxy (IC 359) peeking through the dust. This area lies about 450 light years away.

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Nebulas LBN 782 and Barnard 7, 



    
        

            Jeffrey K Lovelace

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