NGC 1977

NGC 1977
NGC 1977 is a beautiful nebula close to the well known M42 Orion nebula. it is located at a distance of about 1500 light years from Earth and is a region of intense star formation. The delicate colors reflect the composition of the different parts of the cloud, a mix of emission and reflection from gas and dust.
Author
GIannantonio MIlani
Telescope
Planewave CDK24 - CHI1 61 cm f/6,5 reflector
Camera
FLI PL 9000
Location
El Sauce Observatory - Chile
Date of observation
November 2019
Filters
LRGB
Processing
QUADRICROMY
Credits
Giananntonio Milani and Marco Faggionato
Submitted on Thu, 01/30/2020 - 14:29