VdB 87 (also catalogued DG 114 and Magakian 232) is a reflection nebula in the constellation Monoceros, sutuated near the open cluster M 50 . Here is a wider field image which includes both objects. This image is taken remotely from the remote controlled IRIDA Observatory .
|Optics:||ASA N12 Astrograph at F/3.6|
|Mount:||ASA DDM 85|
|Filters:||Astronomik LRGB filter set|
|Dates/Times:||17 November 2012|
|Location:||Rozhen, IRIDA Remote Observatory|
|Exposure Details:||R = 40 min., G = 40 min., B = 40 min.|
|Processing:||PixInsight, Photoshop CS|