BV 3

Posted by dcrowson
on Friday, November 18, 2022
BV 3 (Böhm-Vitense 5-3, PN G131.4-05.4, PK 131-05 1 and others) is a planetary nebula located in Perseus. More information can be found here - EXTRAGALACTIC NEBULAE CLOSE TO THE GALACTIC PLANE.

Luminance – 26x300s – binned 1x1 – 130 minutes
RGB – 8x180s – 24 minutes each – binned 2x2

192 minutes total exposure – 3 hours 12 minutes

Imaged October 14th, 15th and 16th, 2022 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.


My image of BV 2 can be found here -
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