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vdB 142
Object Information:

vdB 142, van den Bergh 142

This is an image of the emission nebula IC 1396 in hydrogen alpha light. The object in the center is the dark nebula known as vdB 142.

Image date:

September 1, 2016

Exposure Information:

1.5 hours with a hydrogen alpha narrow band filter.

Imaged at:

San Diego Astronomy Assication site at Tierra del Sol, San Diego County, California

Equipment:

Takahashi Epsilon 160 f/3.3 astrograph,
Astro-Physics AP 900 GTO,
SBIG STT-8300 with self-guiding filter wheel