New Florence, Missouri
Luminance â€“ 12x600s â€“ 120 minutes â€“ binned 1×1
RGB â€“ 8x300s â€“ 40 minutes each â€“ binned 2×2
240 minutes total exposure â€“ 4 hours
Imaged on April 12th and May 5th, 2016 at the Danville Conservation Area (New Florence, Missouri) with a SBIG ST-8300M on an Astro-Tech AT90EDT at f/6.7 603mm.
LRGB – https://www.flickr.com/photos/dcrowson/26975716754/sizes/l
Sharpless 24 (MBM 57) is a molecular cloud located approximately 500 light-years away in Ophiuchus. It is one of the few Sharpless objects that doesnâ€™t appear to have an Ha component.