NGC 6914


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Harvey
NGC 6914
Nebula
Calar Alto, Spain
03-04-2011
Description

 This 2 panel mosaic was selected as the APOD for March 4, 2011.  It is of the nebulae in Cygnus 6000 ly distant.  Large OB2 stars provided the energy to produce the dramatic reflection part of the nebulae.  Data obtained by Jack Harvey usage the 1.23 meter telescope at Calar Alto.  Processing by V. Peris, J. Harvey and Juan Conjero.

Technical Details
Exposure Time:
4 hours Ha and 7 R,G,B
Camera:
Home Made LAICA
Telescope:
Zeiss 1.23M Cassegrain
Mount:
Zeiss Custom
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