Cederblad 214 and part of NGC 7822

Cederblad 214 is a large emission nebula in the constellation Cepheus. It is part of a larger complex also known as NGC 7822.The complex encompasses the emission region designated Sharpless 171, and the young cluster of stars named Berkeley 59. This star-forming region is believed to be some 3,000 light-years away from our planet.


Object Details:

Objects: NGC 7822 (Cederblad 214, Sh2-171)
Constellation: Cepheus
Center of field: RA: 0h 02m 30s Dec: +67° 45' 15"
Field dimensions: Ca 60 x 90 '


Technical Details:

Optics: 12" ASA Astrograph at F/3.6
Mount: ASA DDM 85
Camera: SBIG STL-11000M
Filters: Astronomik LRGB filters
Dates/Times: 3 November 2011
Location: Rozhen
Exposure Details: L = 30 min, R = 30 min., G = 30 min.,B = 30 min
Subexposures: 10 minutes
Acquisition: CCD Soft
Processing: PixInsight, Photoshop CS

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