Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Lacerta (Lac)
LBN 438, 



    
        

            Colin Wilson
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LBN 438

LBN 438, 



    
        

            Colin Wilson
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LBN 438

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron EdgeHD 14"  ·  Starizona Hyperstar 14" v3

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI294MC Pro

Mounts: Celestron CGX-L

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Orion 60mm Guidescope

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI290MM mini

Software: Photoshop CC  ·  Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight

Filters: Optolong L-Pro



Astrometry.net job: 3885586

RA center: 22h 41' 13"

DEC center: +37° 53' 23"

Pixel scale: 0.695 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 18.215 degrees

Field radius: 0.935 degrees


Resolution: 8080x5348

Data source: Backyard

Description

A reflection nebula in the constellation Lacerta. Notable for the easily visible example of Extended Red Emission (ERE), which is suspected to be photoluminescence of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons.

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LBN 438, 



    
        

            Colin Wilson