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VdB 141 - The Ghost Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3927x3927

Dates:Sept. 18, 2011Sept. 23, 2011Sept. 25, 2011

Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 1.25 B: 16x900" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 1.25 G: 15x900" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 1.25 L: 22x1200" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2 1.25 R: 18x900" bin 1x1

Integration: 19.6 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.19 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.08% job: 3167800

RA center: 21h 17' 16"

DEC center: +68° 19' 15"

Pixel scale: 0.631 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 216.104 degrees

Field radius: 0.487

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Heaven's Mirror Observatory


Image Acquisition by Martin Pugh and processed by Chris DeCosta in Pixinsight.

Telescope: Planewave CDK17
Mount: Software Bisque Paramount ME
Camera: Apogee U16M
Filters: Astrodon LRGB Gen II
Total Cumulative Exposure Time: LRGB. About 15 hours.
Location: California, USA



Chris DeCosta.
License: Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike Creative Commons

Sky plot

Sky plot


VdB 141 - The Ghost Nebula, 


            Chris DeCosta.