vdB 123 wide field in Serpens
Exposure time total:
2017-07-22 + 23
TEC APO 110 FL (f=616mm)
10micron GM3000 HPS
49x5 min ISO 800
Canon EOS 6D
Image acquisition by CEDIC team
(Bernhard Hubl, Christoph Kaltseis, Markus Blauensteiner, Michael Hanl)
Image processing by Bernhard Hubl
vdB 123 is a small blue reflection nebula, embedded in the
Serpens Molecular Cloud, which is part of the large local
dark cloud complex called the Aquila Rift.
To the west of vdB 123 one can find the Serpens Reflection Nebulosity
(SRN), a very red bipolar reflection nebula.