M78 - Reflection Nebula in Orion
LAAstro.com by Bill Patterson
Catalog: M78

Magnitude: 
8.0

Size: 
8.0'

Constellation:

Orion


Common Name or Description:
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Date Taken:  12/26/05                           
Location: 
Sunglow Ranch, AZ   

Equipment: 
Takahashi FS152 telescope @f8 & SBIG STL4020 CCD camera

Exposure: 
LRGB = 70/30/30/30 (600 second individual exposures)
Date Taken:  12/17/06                            Location:  Idyllwild, CA   
Equipment: 
RCOS 12.5" telescope  & SBIG ST11000 CCD camera
Exposure: 
LRGB = 120/90/90/90
Notes:
Seeing was poor and all sub-images were binned
Click here for asteroid "found" while imaging M78
2005 FS152 Image Below