LBN 777 The Baby Eagle Nebula

LBN 777 (also known as Baby Eagle or Vulture Head Nebula) is part of the Taurus Molacular Cloud, one of the nearest molecular clouds to us. It is located about 400 light years away fro Earth. The external part of LBN777 is illuminated by the surrounding stars and can be seen as a very faint reflection nebula. Its dense inner part is cataloged as a dark nebula by E.Barnard (B 207).


Taken from DGRO Rancho Hidalgo Animas, New Mexico
14.5" RCOS F8, Apogee U16M High Cooling
Luminance 390, Red 195min, Green 135min ,Blue 150min
Calibrated,combined in CCD Stack all other processing done using PS5.