LBN 181

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Object data of LBN181

Object type: emission nebula (HII region)
Size: 15'
Constellation: Cyg
Notes: LBN 181 is a faint emission nebula in the constellation Cygnus. The LBN catalogue identifies LBN 181 with IC 1310. SIMBAD and the revised NGC/IC catalogue identify IC1310 with the open star cluster Berkeley 50, which can be found in the vicinity of LBN 181, but which is outside the image field of the above image (You can find Berkeley 50 in the DSLR widefield image.)

Exposure data

Date: 2010-10-09 + 10 + 11 +12 +27
Location: Nussbach / Austria (400m)
Telescope: 12" Newtonian telescope (f=1120mm)
Camera: ST2000XM with CFW8 and Baader Filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Exposure time: L 33x12m / R 9x12m / G 9x12m / B 9x12m
Exposure time total: 12h 00m