M 78 Reflection Nebula

Image Acquisition by Ray Gralak

M 78 Reflection Nebula

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Image Acquisition by Ray Gralak at New Mexico Skies. Data provided thru Yahoo Group: TAC-Imaging

Object: Messier 78 Constellation Orion

Distance: 1600 Light Years

Date(s) Taken: Jan 12, 2008

Telescope: Astrophysics 160 Refractor

Focal Length: 970 mm

Camera: STL 11000 M with CCD sensor at -25 deg C

Resolution: 1.91 Arc-seconds / Pixel

Exposures: 2 hours total duration

3 Luminance - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

3 Red - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

3 Green - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

3 Blue - 10 Minute Images binned 1x1

 

 

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