vdB 94

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Object identification (4.3MB)

DSLR widefield image

Object data of vdB94

Object type: Reflection nebula
Size: 10'
Magnitude: -
Constellation: CMa
Distance: 2,700 Ly
Notes: vdB 94 is a reflection nebula in the constellation Canis Major. It is located at the southern end of the Seagull Nebula, an emission nebula visible on the border between the constellations Canis Major and Monoceros.

Exposure data

Date: 2017-11-15 + 17 + 18 + 19
Location: ATHOS Centro Astronomico / La Palma (900m)
Telescope: Astro-Physics 175mm f/8 Starfire EDF with field flattener (f=1452mm)
Camera: Moravian G4-16000 with Baader filters
Binning: L 1x1 / RGB 1x1
Mount: 10micron GM3000 HPS
Exposure time: L 22x6min / R 9x6min / G 9x6min / B 9x6min
Exposure time total: 4h 54min

Image acquisition by CEDIC team (Bernhard Hubl, Christoph Kaltseis, Markus Blauensteiner)

Image processing by Bernhard Hubl