VdB 156


Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi all:

VdB 156 (Van den Bergh) is a 'bright' nebula on the border between Andromeda and Lacerta.  It is very large and this image only includes about 1/4 of it; it basically surrounds the 3.6 magnitude omicron (o) And (lower left quadrant):

<http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/vdB156_LRGB.jpg>

Inverted luminance:

<http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/vdB156-Linv.jpg>

LRGB 480:60:60:60 (11 hours) acquired with CCD Commander from Animas, NM

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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