vdB 37 + vdB 35

Posted by dcrowson
on Saturday, May 23, 2015

vdB 37 (LBN 850/1) is a gold reflection nebula illuminated V* V1057 Ori (HIP 24716).

vdB 35 is the smaller, blue reflection nebula illuminated by HD 34033.

Both of these are located above the head (Sharpless 264) of Orion.

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

240 minutes total exposure – 4 hours

Imaged January 16th, February 13th and March 15th, 2015 at the Danville Conservation Area (New Florence, Missouri) with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90EDT at f/6.7 603mm.

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/16649942237/sizes/l

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