Re: NGC 1333

Gregg Ruppel

This is one of those targets that looks different depending on how much stretch is applied.  When imaged it I stretched it to bring out the surrounding dusty areas.  Your rendition brings out the subtle details and coloration - I like it!  Thanks for sharing.


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On Apr 4, 2020, at 11:59 AM, Dan Crowson <dcrowson@...> wrote:

NGC 1333 (Ced 16, DG 18, LBN 741 and others) is a reflection nebula located approximately 1,000 light-years away in Perseus.


Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

RGB – 8x300s – 40 minutes each – binned 2x2


360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours


Imaged October 28th, 2019 and January 19th, 25th and 26th, 2020 from Dark Sky New Mexico at Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.





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