NGC 1788

NGC 1788

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NGC 1788 is one of several other areas in Orion that are often overlooked because of The Great Orion Nebula, M42. It is a reflection nebula with young blue stars illuminating hydrogen gas and dust blown by cosmic winds.  

Date Imaged       :

January 12, 2015

Lens       :

N8 f/4

Camera       :

QSI 683

Exposure       :

11 hours

Filter       :

LRGB 60:24:24:24 x 5min 2x2

Mount       :

Losmandy G11

Location       :

Stardust Observatory, Baguio