NGC 4361 | Dave Cooper

Photographer
Dave Cooper
Email
ldcooper1@cox.net
Location of photo
Avondale AZ
Date/Time of photo
4/28/2011
Equipment
MOUNT Fork LX200 10” Classic @ f/10 using 0.5 Optec reducer GUIDING Orion ED80 using Starshoot Autoguider with PHD Autoguiding Software CAMERA Starlight Xpress SXVF-H9C FILTER Lumicon Deepsky Filter EXPOSURE 12 x 10 minutes PROCESSING Maxim DL 4.62, CCDStack 2.0, Photoshop Cs5 with Noel Carboni’s Tools including StarSpikesPro2
Description
The nebula itself is formed by the outer layers of gas shrugged off by the central star visible in the image.