Location of Photo:
San Diego, CA
Date/Time of photo:
8-6-08 to 8-10-08
Meade DSI Pro III and Celestron C80ED Refractor, mounted on 8" LX90.
LDN673 is a dark nebula in Aquila. With very little reflected light in the nebula, what we see are mostly areas where distant Milky Way stars are missing from the starfield. This LRGB photo required 9 hours 25 minutes of exposure time.