NGC 2170 (Angel Nebula) and more …

NGC 2170
NGC 2170

A star nursery about 2700 lightyears away in constellation Monoceros (Unicorn), which consists of numerous reflection and emission nebulae.

This is a purely broadband image, which on the hand and reveals all these beautifull reflection nebulae but on the other hand suffers massivley from light pollution and its resulting noise.
On the bottom NGC 2170 and vdB 67,68,69.
More to the left NGC 2182, 2185, 2183 and vdB 72, 73.
On the top vdB 70 or LBN 990.

Celestron RASA 11 v2
Celestron CGX-L mount
RisingCam ATR3CMOS26000KPA
UV-IR-Cut filter
Bortle 4-5
No moon, many high clouds, low above horizon
234x60sec (3h54m)


NGC 2170
NGC 2170