NGC 2185

NGC 2185

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This image could very well have done with more clear sky and exposure time. Never-the-less here is a cursory inspection of NGC 2185, a not too often visited nebula in Monoceros with a beguiling mix of reflected light, intergalactic dust, and dark lanes.

 

This piece of the heavens is for Roy.



Date Imaged       :

February 5, 2014

Lens       :

N16 at F5.2

Camera       :

ST10XME

Exposure       :

3.8 hours

Filter       :

LRGB 48:60:60:60 minutes

Mount       :

Losmandy Titan

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio