ASTRO IMAGES By Doug Wheeland


               B 343 - Dark Nebula in Cygnus

B 343                     EQUIPMENT
Telescope ----  12.5" RCOS RC at 114" FL
Mount --------  Astro-Physics AP1200
Camera -------  SBIG ST8E/CFW8
Guided -------  SBIG AO7

06 Jul. 2003
60 min. Total
10 min. Sub-Exposures
Acquired Using MaxIm CCD

Data Reduction Using MaxIm DL
Finished Using Adobe Photo Shop

Star Ranch Road Observatory
South Western Colorado Springs
Elevation 6500 Feet


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Dark Nebula are clouds of material that are so dense that light from stars beyond them can not show through.

All Images Copyright Douglas R. Wheeland

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