vdB 149, vdB 150, LDN 1235

vdB 149, vdB 150, LDN 1235

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Location / Date

Zellerndorf, 16. und 20. September 2012

Telescope / Mount / Guiding

5" f5 Skywatcher Newtonian, ASA Quattro Corrector (focal length 760mm)

Skywatcher NEQ6, ASA OAG + Mgen

Camera / Exposure

Canon EOS 500Da

36 x 20min ISO200 (total 12h)


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Van den Bergh (vdB) 149 and 150 are blue reflection nebulae in the constellation Cepheus.

Lynds Dark Nebula (LDN) 1235 is a dark nebula, probably an Extended Red Emissions nebula (ERE - a type of photoluminescence associated with dust particles that are bombared by high energy UV radiation).

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