Deep Sky Object in Autumn
Wide-field image around NGC7023

Date & Time: Oct 9 2016, from 22:36 to 23:04 JST(+0900)
Composed 8 shots with 4min exposed
Optical: BORG 67FL, with a conversion lens (f=324mm, F4.8)
with BaaderPlanetarium Moon&Skyglow filter
Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
Digital Camera: Canon EOS 6D (Remodeled)
Location: Yamatsuri town, Fukushima pref.

Camera Settings: Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(5472×3648)
Device Size...35×24mm, Sensitivity...ISO3200

NGC7023 / Reflection Nebula, type 1 R
R.A.21h 00m 30.0s (2000.0)
Dec.+68° 10' 00" (2000.0)
Apparent Size18.0'
Real SizeN/A
Other IDsvdB139, LBN487
This photo shows you a wide-field image around the Iris nebula (NGC7023) with a span of about 6×4 °. You can recognize dimmed lanes and lumps of molecular nebulae surrounding the reflection nebula, it can be understood that NGC7023 is only small region of this nebulosity reflecting a star light.

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