- Exposure: RGB 2x5min:2x5min:2x5min
- Telescope: Meade 10" LX200 @ f/10
- Mount: Meade field tripod w/ super wedge
- Guiding: AO-7 @ 5Hz
- Camera: SBIG ST-XM2000, SBIG CFW8
- Location: My backyard in Goleta, CA
- Date/Time: December 28, 2002, 23:15-23:45 PST
- Processing: Taken, reduced and color combined in CCDSoft v5. Processed in Photoshop and SBGNR.
- Notes: My first image with the ST-2000XM! It could definitely use more exposure time, but this is all the skies would allow me before clouding over.
Name: The Running Man Nebula, NGC1977
Type: Reflection/Emission Nebula
Distance: 1500 light years