Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Aquila (Aql)
B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila, 



    
        

            Giuseppe Donatiello
B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila
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B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila

B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila, 



    
        

            Giuseppe Donatiello
B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila
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B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
(DIY) ED127 f/9 v.2020
Imaging Cameras
Canon EOS 3000D / Rebel T100 / 4000D
Mounts
Synta EQ5
Accessories
(DIY) 0.55x reducer
Software
Corel Paintshop Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
(DIY) Achro 80/400

Acquisition details

Dates:
July 31, 2019
Frames:
Integration:
0″
Avg. Moon age:
28.81 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.58%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3726137

RA center: 19h41m29s.3

DEC center: +10°4037

Pixel scale: 1.008 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.183 degrees

Field radius: 1.044 degrees

Resolution: 5723x4783

File size: 7.0 MB

Locations: Home site, Oria, Brindisi, Italy; Piano Visitone - Pollino, Rotonda, Potenza, Italy

Data source: Traveller

Description

The "E" or "Barnard's E Nebula" (officially designated as Barnard 142 and 143) is a pair of dark nebulae. It is a well-defined dark area on a background of Milky Way. Its size is about that of the full moon at a distance estimated in about 2,000 light years.

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B142/B143 - The Barnard's E Nebula in Aquila, 



    
        

            Giuseppe Donatiello