Deep Sky Object in Summer
Close-up of Pipe Nebula
|Date & Time: ||Apr 29 2011, from 25:02 to 25:29 JST(0900), 5min.×6shots
|Apr 29 2011, from 25:40 to 26:06 JST(+0900), 5min.×6shots|
|Mosaic of 2 images|
|Optical: ||AF zoom-Nikkor ED 80-200mmF2.8 (f=135mm, Aperture: F2.8)
|with IDAS LPS-P2-FF Light-pollution suppression filter|
|Auto-guided with TAKAHASHI EM-200 Equatorial
|Digital Camera: ||Canon EOS 550D (Remodeled)
|Location: ||Koumi town, Nagano pref.
|Camera Settings: ||Recording Format...14bit CCD-RAW, converted to 16bit TIFF(5184×3456)|
This page shows you a close-up image around the Pipe Nebula captured with a telephoto lens.
You can detect only dark patch in the Milky Way through binoculars with your naked eyes, but this image can show you fairly complicated structures.
The pipe nebula has many individual catalogue numbers of dark nebula.
In upper center, this image includes the Snake Nebula at the leg of Ophiuchus.
|LDN1773 / Dark Nebula, type 6 Ir|
|R.A.||17h 30m (rough position)|
|Dec.||-26° (rough position)|
|Real Size||About 100 light yrs.|