VdB-140 - Reflection Nebula in Cepheus
VdB-140  - Reflection Nebula in Cepheus
  • Description: Not an easy object to see in this image, VdB-140 is the blue "mist" extending to the right of the blue star in the image. This shot also demonstrates some of the colour contrasts between stars. One of many remote imaging sessions where proving enough power has been an issue!

  • Camera: SBIG ST-8XE at -15C
  • Filter: SBIG RGB filter set
  • Scope: Takahashi FSQ-106N
  • Mount: Losmandy G-11 Digital
  • Exposure: 2 x 10 minutes per RGB
  • Location: Mt. Kobau B.C.
  • Date: August 16, 2007
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