Location of Photo:
JALES - SP - BRAZIL
Date/Time of photo:
11 to 13 June 2020 in Jales-SP-Brazil
Equipment Apo 150mm Scientific Explorer Qhy 16200a colled Filter: Planetarium Baader HSO 2 " 20x300 "bin1 HALPHA + 17 x 300" bin1 S2, OIII Electronic Focuser: Moon Lite Mount: Ioptron Cem60 Polar alignment: Sharcap Capture: Sequence Generation Pro Processing: Photoshop CS6, Pixinisight
It is situated approximately 5,200 light-years from Earth with an apparent magnitude of 6.3. Complex nebula composed of an emission nebula (the bottom, red, a reflection nebula (the top, blue) and a dark nebula (apparent "gaps" in the emission nebula, which cause the trifurcarda appearance, these are also designated as Barnard 85).