Sh2-46
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Type Location r.a. dec. Size Magnitude Distance
Emission Nebula Serpens 18h06.10 -14°10' 30' x 20' 8 ???

Sharpless 46 (Sh2-46) is an emission nebula in constellation Serpens, very close in the sky to the Eagle nebula.
This is a very dim nebula, which can barely be seen on the black & white image. The red image reveals it.

 

Date Telescope Binning Exp Time (s) Special processing Notes
June 2, 2006 Centurion
18"
L 1:1
RGB 3:1
L 3x300
R,G,B 300
LRGB, DDP