The Praying Ghosts Nebula, vdB 141
vdB141 - The Praying Ghosts Nebula
The Praying Ghosst Nebula is a reflection nebula located in the constellation Cepheus. It is comprised of dust located in the Milky Way. Several stars are embedded in the nebula giving off a brownish color which lights up the gasses.
If you are trying to find this in a planetarium to image it, the bright star above the bend in the nebula is HIP104969.
Shot the nights of 8.31.14 from Southern Utah
Atik 314L+ Monochrome at -6C
Orion Thin OAG
8" F4 OTA with Sky Watcher F4 CC
Nautilus FW + Orion 2" RGB Filters
12" F4 Scope - L 33 x 4 minutes
8" F3.9 Scope - L 28 x 5 minutes
8" Scope - RGB 15 x 2.5 minutes Bin2x2
DSS, Registar, Photoshop
Published: Mon, 09/01/2014 - 8:13pm