Ced 111  -  wide field

Object identification - (0.9MB)

Image with 20"RC

Object data of Ced111

Object type: Reflection nebula
Size: 10'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Cha
Distance: 500 Ly
Notes: Cederblad 111 is a blue reflection nebula embedded in Chamaeleon I, a nearby region of low mass star formation, located at a distance of 500 light years. The entire Chamaeleon I cloud covers an area of 5 square degrees and, at this distance, is one of the closest regions of star formation to the Earth.

Exposure data

Date: 2014-03-01 + 2014-03-02
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Nikon AF-S Nikkor 70-200mm f/2.8G @ 200mm f/2.8
Camera: EOS1000D (ISO400)
Mount: Astro-Physics AP1600GTO
Exposure time: 67x6min
Exposure time total: 6h42min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Bernhard Hubl, Christoph Kaltseis, Wolfgang Leitner and Herbert Walter)

Image processing by Bernhard Hubl