Barnard 201


Dan Crowson
 

Barnard 201 appears to be a nondescript nebula located about a degree away from NGC 864 and 869 – the double cluster – in Perseus.

 

There appears to be a lot of dust in the foreground. The thickest clouds are cataloged in the Planck Galactic Cold Clump (PGCC) catalog - https://www.aanda.org/articles/aa/pdf/2016/10/aa25819-15.pdf.

 

Luminance – 53x600s – 530 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

650 minutes total exposure – 10 hours 50 minutes

 

Imaged October 6th, 7th and 8th, 2021 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.

 

LRGB - https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/51687338901/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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Dan Crowson                          dcrowson@...
Dardenne Prairie MO               http://www.crowson.com

 

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