Location of Photo:
30km nw from Munich / Germany
Date/Time of photo:
optics: Vixen VC200L, f = 1280mm mount: Vixen New Atlux camera: SBIG ST2000XM with SBIG LRGB - filters exposure times: L:R:G:B 12x5min: 3x4min: 3x4min: 3x4min ( L: 1x1, RGB: 2x2 )
NGC2261, also kwnown as Hubble's variable nebula is located in the constellation Monoceros. The reflection nebula changes its brightness and its structural detail.