Barnard 227


Dan Crowson
 

Barnard 227 (LDN 1570 and more) is small dark nebula located off of the top ‘arm’ of Orion or a degree below the Monkey Head nebula.

 

Asteroid 774 Armor can be found to the right.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged February 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/50986195778/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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Gregg Ruppel
 

Very nice...that’s a bright asteroid!  Thanks for sharing.

Gregg

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On Feb 27, 2021, at 2:51 PM, Dan Crowson <dcrowson@...> wrote:



Barnard 227 (LDN 1570 and more) is small dark nebula located off of the top ‘arm’ of Orion or a degree below the Monkey Head nebula.

 

Asteroid 774 Armor can be found to the right.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged February 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/50986195778/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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

 


Bernard Miller
 

Dan,

 

It looks eerie. Like a cosmic blob blacking out space itself.

 

Bernard

 

 

From: DarkSkyNewMexico@groups.io On Behalf Of Dan Crowson
Sent: Saturday, February 27, 2021 2:51 PM
To: 'Dan Crowson' <dcrowson@...>
Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] Barnard 227

 

Barnard 227 (LDN 1570 and more) is small dark nebula located off of the top ‘arm’ of Orion or a degree below the Monkey Head nebula.

 

Asteroid 774 Armor can be found to the right.

 

Luminance – 24x600s – 240 minutes – binned 1x1

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

 

360 minutes total exposure – 6 hours

 

Imaged February 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/50986195778/sizes/l/

 

Dan

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

 




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