Sharpless 63

Posted by dcrowson
on Thursday, April 6, 2023
Sharpless 63 (LBN 86, MBM 158 and 159 and others) is a high latitude molecular cloud ( located approximately 700 light-years away in Sagittarius. While classified as a HII region in Simbad, this one appears to just be dust.

Luminance – 5x600s – 50 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 5x600s – 50 minutes each – binned 1x1

200 minutes total exposure – 3 hour 20 minutes

Imaged August 3rd, 2021 at the Heaven’s Mirror Observatory (Australia) with a FLI ML16200 on an Officina Stellare RH200 .


This data is from Telescope Live ( “One-click Observations.”
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