Gum 10

60%  resolution (2.9MB)

Object identification (2.9MB)

Object data of Gum10

Object type: Emission nebula
Size: 48'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: Pup
Distance: 11,000 Ly
Notes: Gum 10 is the big emission nebula in the centre of the above image. Gum 11 and NGC 2579 are two further emission nebulae in this region. Many small reflection nebulae are visible in Gum 10: vdBH 8, vdBH 9a, vdBH 9b, BRAN 124, BRAN 126 and GN 08.16.6. 

Exposure data

Date: 2014-03-04 + 07 + 08
Location: Hacienda Los Andes / Chile (1100m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 130mm f/6.3 Starfire EDF
Camera: SBIG STL11000M
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: Alt AD-5
Exposure time: L 23x8min / R 4x8min / G 4x8min / B 4x8min
Exposure time total: 4h40min
Notes: Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Wolfgang Leitner, Herbert Walter, Christoph Kaltseis, Bernhard Hubl)

Image processing by Wolfgang Leitner