Animas, New Mexico
Ha â€“ 12x1800s â€“ 360 minutes â€“ binned 1×1
RGB â€“ 8x300s â€“ 40 minutes each â€“ binned 2×2
480 minutes total exposure â€“ 8 hours
Imaged over six nights in March, 2016 from Rancho Hidalgo (Animas, New Mexico) with a SBIG STF-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT12RCT at f/8 2432mm.
HaRGB – https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/26557684416/sizes/l
Sh2-269 (LBN 876) is a bright nebula with a dark dust lane located approximately 17,200 light-years away in Orion. The bright (5.6 mag) star to the left (east) is HD 43112 / HIP 29678.