Barnard 202 + 203 + 204 + 206

Posted by dcrowson
on Thursday, September 29, 2022
The corner of Aries, Perseus and Taurus full (or empty) of dark nebulae. The corner of Aries contains:

Barnard 202 (LDN 1451)
Barnard 203
Barnard 204 (LDN 1455)
Barnard 206
LDN 1448
LDN 1452

This field also includes several reflection nebulae including:

vdB 13 (Ced 13, DG 15 and others) at the top
vdB 16 (Ced 15, DG 16, LBN 746 and others) at the bottom

See the annotated image for the locations of the nebulae above and 49 Herbig–Haro objects.

Luminance – 30x600s – 300 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

420 minutes total exposure – 7 hours

Imaged on November 4th and 25th, 2021 and September 25th, 2022 at the Danville Conservation Area (New Florence, Missouri) with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90EDT at f/6.7 603mm.

LRGB annotated -

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