vdB 64

Posted by dcrowson
on Monday, November 13, 2017

van den Bergh 64 is a star / reflection nebula located near Eta Leporis (the bright star to the right (west) of it) in Lepus. This field also appears to have a lot of uncatalogued dust that appears throughout the image.

Luminance – 12x600s – 120 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

240 minutes total exposure – 4 hours

Imaged October 24th and 25th, 2017 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90EDT at f/6.7 603mm.

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/38393574031/sizes/l

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