Updated: 2.22.03

M78 is a large and interesting reflection nebula in Orion, but is in the shadow of its more famous brethren (the Horsehead, Flame and the great Orion Nebula). This image was taken while I still had an issue with pinched optics (gibbous stars). No darks or flats were used.

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Image info:

12"LX200 on a Losmandy Titan

Starlight Express

19x4 mins


Stacked and processed in Astroart

guided with a Mintron 12V1 on a piggybacked 80mm Stellarvue AT1010


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