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M78 and McNeil's nebula


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About this observation
Mike Harlow
Time of observation
29/11/2019 - 22:30
McNeil's nebula (and M78)
Observing location
Ipswich, UK
12 inch F/3.6 astrograph
Starlight Xpress H16 CCD
Astrodon luminance filter
50 x 20 seconds
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My most recent image to monitor the position of McNeil's variable nebula. It remains invisible(!).  Confirming Grant's observation on the same night...!

(See also a 1st December observation on the Las Cumbres Observatory web site using a 1.0M telescope).

Field of view 40 x 45 arc minutes with north up. Image shown at 50% original size.

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