Barnard 30 + B31 + B32 + B225

Posted by dcrowson
on Sunday, May 29, 2016

Barnard 30 takes up most of the top right quadrant of the image.

Barnard 31 is the dark nebula at the top center. It appears to be part of B30.

Barnard 32 is the dark finger that sticks out from B31 near the center.

Barnard 225 is at the bottom right.

Ced 51 is the blue reflection nebulae near the center of the image.

Luminance – 15x600s – 150 minutes – binned 1x1
RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2

270 minutes total exposure – 4 hours 30 minutes

Imaged from Dardenne Prairie, Missouri (a red zone) on November 12th and 13th, 2015 with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90DT at f/6.7 603mm.


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