Re: vdB 10 and vdB 19 Reflection nebulae in Perseus

Madhup Rathi
 

Nice ones, Gregg.

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From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io [mailto:DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io] On Behalf Of Gregg Ruppel
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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] vdB 10 and vdB 19 Reflection nebulae in Perseus

Hi all:

Here are two more reflection nebulae from the van den Bergh catalog, both dominated by bright stars:

vdB 10
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/vdB10-LRGB.jpg
The bright star is 5.8 magnitude SAO 23903 Image data here:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/vdB10.html

vdB 19
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/vdB19-LRGB.jpg
This is a reflection nebula surrounded by dust, all illuminated the omicron Perseii, magnitude 3.8. Also cataloged as an open cluster IC 348.
Image data here:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/vdB19.html

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Gregg
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