Messier 50 & VdB in Monoceros

     
   

12" ASA - LRGB

Messier 50

VdB 87

 
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© Velimir Popov & Emil Ivanov 2013
This is a rich region of the constellation Monoceros which includes the open cluster M 50 (also catalogued as NGC 2323) and the small reflection/emission nebula VdB 87.

Image details:

Annotation

Center of field RA 07:02:25 (h:m:s)
Center of field DE -08:22:12 (deg:m:s)
Size 1.69 x 1.18 (deg)
Pixel scale: 1.8 (arcsec/pixel)
Orientation: Up is 88 degrees E of N
Charts and image details obtained from Astrometry.net
Optic(s): ASA 12" Astrograph @ f/3.6 (Newton)
Mount: ASA DDM85 Standard
Camera: SBIG STL 11000 M
Filters: Luminance, Red, Green, Blue, Astronomik filters
Dates/Times: 17.11.2012
Location: IRIDA Observatory, BG, longitude: E 24 44' 18", latitude: N 41 41' 42"
Exp. Details: R:8x5 min, G:8x5 min, B:8x5 min Bin 1, Total 120 min (2:00 hrs)
More details: Dark and flat frames reduction
Processing: PixInsight / PS
 
Copyright: Velimir Popov and Emil Ivanov 2013. All Rights Reserved
 
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