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M78 and McNeil's variable nebula

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Observer
Mike Harlow
Time of observation
03/10/2019 - 02:35
Object
McNeil's variable nebula
Observing location
Ipswich, UK
Equipment
12 inch F/3.6 astrograph
Starlight Xpress H16 CCD
Astrodon luminance filter
Exposure
23 x 20 seconds
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Field of view 44 x 44 arc minutes. 

The position of McNeil's nebula south of M78 is shown by the white tick marks.  Although there are some image artefacts in the area the nebula remains invisible.

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