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The Rosette Nebula in Monoceros. This image was obtained at New Mexico Skies on a Takahasihi 150 and ST-1100M camera. LRGB of 20 minutes each and virtually no image processing.


My collection of various Nebula...


AQUARIUS (AK-WARE-ee-us) The Water-Pourer. Genitive: Aquarii (AK-WARE-ee-eye). Abbreviation: Aqr
Helix Nebula, NGC 7293
Other description: Planetary nebula ring with central star.
Constellation: Aqr
Dreyer description: Remarkable! Pretty faint, very large, extended or binuclear.
RA: 22h 29m 52.1s Dec: -2046'36" 
RA: 22h 29m 36.0s Dec: -2048'00" (Epoch 2000)
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10/15/2004 - This is a series of 5 X 150 Second images Aligned and median combined. Only a slight adjustment of the histogram. Click on the image for a larger version 
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CEPHEUS (SEE-fee-us) The King. Genitive: Cephei (See-fee-eye). Abbreviation: Cep
Gyulbudaghian's Nebula - 
At the heart of the Herbig-Haro object lies the variable Herbig AbBe pre-main sequence star PV Cep. This is a newly formed star that is surrounded by a rotating disk of material. At right angles to this disk are two jets of material, streaming away from the star at high speeds. We see the effects of one of these jets on the north side of PV Cep as the stream of material meets the surrounding gas in the interstellar medium. The jet to the south is obscured by a dark nebula (producing an absorption of over 3 magnitudes).
RA: 20h 46m 18.7s Dec: +6759'52" 
RA: 20h 46m 16.0s Dec: +6758'38" (Epoch 2000)
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10/15/2004 - The small jet-like object to the right of center. This is 2 X 180 second exposures aligned and combined. 
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CYGNUS (SIG-nus) The Swan. Genitive: Gygni (SIG-ni). Abbreviation: Cyg

North American Nebula, NGC 7000
Other description: Nebula with dust.
Constellation: Cyg
Dreyer description: Faint, most extremely large, diffused nebulosity.
RA: 20h 58m 55.6s Dec: +4421'04" 
RA: 20h 58m 48.0s Dec: +4420'00" (Epoch 2000)
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11/92013 - Narrow band Hydrogen Alpha, Sulfur II and Oxygen III (HSO) image taken with an AT65Q, ST-8300M and Orion Nautilus Filterwheel on an Orion Atlas EQ mount. 10minute integration was used on this image.
Veil Nebula, NGC 6960
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Cyg
Dreyer description: Very remarkable! Pretty bright, considerably large, extremely irregular figure, 52 Cyg involved.
RA: 20h 45m 51.0s Dec: +3043'58" 
RA: 20h 45m 42.0s Dec: +3043'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This is my first attempt at imaging nebula. This is the Veil Nebula or NGC6960, a Super-Nova Remnant. This is the ST-237A working @ f/3.5 through the Orion 3.9" 100mm refractor. This is a Track and Accumulate of 10 X 10 second images. You can just make out the nebula just to the right and above 52 Cygni, the brightest star in the image. The mount is the Orion SkyView Pro.  Click on the image for a larger view.
Veil Nebula (Eastern Segment), NGC 6992
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Cyg
Dreyer description: Very remarkable! Pretty bright, considerably large, extremely irregular figure, 52 Cyg involved.
RA: 20h 45m 51.0s Dec: +3043'58" 
RA: 20h 45m 42.0s Dec: +3043'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This is an image of the Veil Nebula with 4 60 second images stacked through a TeleVue 102 and ST-402ME. Click on the image for a larger version.
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ERIDANUS (Eh-RID-an-us) The River. Genitive Eridani (Eh-RID-a-ni) Abbreviation: Ari

IC 2118  Witch Head Nebula
IC 2118
Dreyer description: Faint, extremely large, irregular figure, 1779 involved south.
RA: 05h 07m 29.8s Dec: -0711'56"
RA: 05h 06m 54.0s Dec: -0713'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This image was taken at NMSkies in New Mexico on a Takahasihi 150 and ST-1100M camera. LRGB of 20 minutes each and virtually no image processing. Click on the image for a large version.
   

LYRA (LIE-ra) The Lyre. Genitive: Lyrae (LIE-re). Abbreviation: Lyr

Ring Nebula in Lyra, M57, NGC 6720
Other description: Planetary nebula ring with central star.
Constellation: Lyr
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object!, ring, bright, pretty large, considerably extended (in Lyra); = M57.
Magnitude: 9.0
RA: 18h 53m 43.5s Dec: +3302'27" 
RA: 18h 53m 36.0s Dec: +3302'00" (Epoch 2000)
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10/12/2003 - This image is with an ST-237A, one 25 second exposure Binned at 1X1, through a 6" Newtonian reflector @ f/8.  The mount is the Orion SkyView Pro. The central star is just visible. 
Ring Nebula in Lyra, M57, NGC 6720
Other description: Planetary nebula ring with central star.
Constellation: Lyr
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object!, ring, bright, pretty large, considerably extended (in Lyra); = M57.
Magnitude: 9.0
RA: 18h 53m 43.5s Dec: +3302'27" 
RA: 18h 53m 36.0s Dec: +3302'00" (Epoch 2000)
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10/15/2004 - This is a color composite totaling 600+ seconds RGB combined. No other processing.
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MONOCEROS (Mo-NOS-er-os) The Unicorn. Genitive: Monocerotis (Mo-NOS-eroo-tis). Abbreviation: Mon

Rosette Nebula, NGC 2237-39
Other description: Open cluster with nebulosity.
Constellation: Mon
Dreyer description: Cluster, beautiful, stars scattered (12 Mon).
Magnitude: 4.8
RA: 06h 32m 37.5s Dec: +0451'52" 
RA: 06h 32m 24.0s Dec: +0452'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This image was obtained at New Mexico Skies on a Takahasihi 150 and ST-1100M camera. LRGB of 20 minutes each and virtually no image processing.
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ORION (Oh-RYE-an) The Hunter. Genitive: Orionis (OR-e-oh-nis). Abbreviation: Ori
M42, Great Nebula in Orion
NGC 1976
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Ori
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object! Theta1 Ori and the great nebula; = M42.
Magnitude: 4.0
RA: 05h 35m 24.0s Dec: -0527'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This is a simple 8 second exposure with a new Meade DSI. Just Contrast and Brightness adjust and Histogram. That's it and in RGB color.
M42, Great Nebula in Orion
NGC 1976
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Ori
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object! Theta1 Ori and the great nebula; = M42.
Magnitude: 4.0
RA: 05h 35m 24.0s Dec: -0527'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This is a series of Meade DSI images combined and processed in MaxImDL.
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PERSEUS (PUR-see-us) The Hero. Genitive: Persei (PUR-see-eye). Abbreviation: Per
California Nebula
NGC 1499
Other description: Nebula low brightness.
Constellation: Per
Dreyer description: Very faint, very large, extended north-south, diffused.
RA: 04h 01m 39.0s Dec: +3639'15"
RA: 04h 00m 42.0s Dec: +3637'00" (Epoch 2000)
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Narrow Band Filter Image: 11/02/13 with AT-65, SBIG 8300M - Orion HSO (H-alpha- Sulfur II- Oxygen III) 30min @, Nautilus ASCOM filter wheel, Nebulosity 3, Atlas EQ-G w/Orion SSAG.

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SAGITTARIUS (Sa-jih-TARE-ee-us) TheArcher. Genitive: Sagittarii (Sa-jih-TARE-ee-eye). Abbreviation: Sgr
Hour Glass Nebula, Lagoon Nebula, M8, NGC 6523
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7/03/2005 - 4 x 60 Second images combined. Click on the image for a larger version.
Trifid Nebula, M20, NGC 6514
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7/03/2005 - Color LRGB image. 2 X 45 second Luminance images, 5 x 60  Red, 5X 60 second Green, 6 X 60 second Blue images combined. Click on the image for a larger version.
Trifid Nebula, M20, NGC 6514
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7/31/2005 - Color RGB combine of  2 X 60 seconds RG and 3 X 60 second B. Click the image for a larger version. This image was taken with a TeleVue 102 and ST-402ME. Click on the image for a larger version.
Omega Nebula, Swan Nebula, M17, NGC 6618
Constellation: Sgr
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object!, bright, extremely large, extremely irregular figure, 2 hooked; = M17.
Magnitude: 6.0
RA: 18h 21m 04.3s Dec: -1610'58"
RA: 18h 20m 48.0s Dec: -1611'00" (Epoch 2000)

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This image is a combination n RGB of 2 x 60 second Red, 2 X 60 second Green, 4 x 60 second Blue. This image was taken with a TeleVue 102 and ST-402ME. Click on the image for a larger version.
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SERPENS CAUDA (SIR-pens) The Serpent's Tail. Genitive: Serpentis (SIR-pen-tis). Abbreviation: SerCd
Eagle Nebula, Star Queen Nebula, M16, NGC 6611
Other description: Nebula with dust and cluster.
Constellation: Ser
Dreyer description: Cluster, at least 100 stars large & small; = M16.
Magnitude: 6.0
RA: 18h 19m 04.1s Dec: -1346'58"
RA: 18h 18m 48.0s Dec: -1347'00" (Epoch 2000)
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This is a series of Meade DSI 25 second images on a alt-az mount! You can see the field rotation on the surrounding stars. Click on the image for a larger image.
Eagle Nebula, Star Queen Nebula, M16, NGC 6611
Other description: Nebula with dust and cluster.
Constellation: Ser
Dreyer description: Cluster, at least 100 stars large & small; = M16.
Magnitude: 6.0
RA: 18h 19m 04.1s Dec: -1346'58"
RA: 18h 18m 48.0s Dec: -1347'00" (Epoch 2000)
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Another image set with a TeleVue 102 working @ f/5.1 with an SBIG ST402ME. This is a combination of 60 second RGB. Click on the image for a larger version.
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TAURUS (TORE-us) The Bull. Genitive: Tauri (TORE-i). Abbreviation: Tau

Crab Nebula, M1, NGC 1952
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Tau
Dreyer description: Very bright, very large, extended 135 +/-, very gradually little brighter middle, resolvable, but mottled; = M1.
Magnitude: 8.4
RA: 05h 34m 44.3s Dec: +2201'15" 
RA: 05h 34m 30.0s Dec: +2201'00" (Epoch 2000)
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11/14/2003 - This image is with an ST-237A, 5 x 20 second Track and Accumulate images through a 16" SCT working @ f/3.95 
Crab Nebula, M1, NGC 1952
Other description: Nebula.
Constellation: Tau
Dreyer description: Very bright, very large, extended 135 +/-, very gradually little brighter middle, resolvable, but mottled; = M1.
Magnitude: 8.4
RA: 05h 34m 44.3s Dec: +2201'15" 
RA: 05h 34m 30.0s Dec: +2201'00" (Epoch 2000)
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11-8-2010 = RGB 2 x 30 minute images with an ST-8300C through a TeleVue TV-102 working at f/6.9
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VULPECULA (Vul-PECK-you-la) The Little Fox. Genitive: Vulpeculae (Vul-PECK-you-lee). Abbreviation: Vul
Dumbbell Nebula, M27, NGC 6853
Other description: Planetary nebula irregular.
Constellation: Vul
Dreyer description: A magnificent (or otherwise interesting) object!, very bright, very large, binuclear, irregular extended (Dumbbell); = M27.
Magnitude: 8.1
RA: 19h 59m 47.9s Dec: +2243'53" 
RA: 19h 59m 36.0s Dec: +2243'00" (Epoch 2000)
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10/15/2004 - This is a color composite totaling 600+ seconds RGB combined.
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