Image taken Clayton Bay, South Australia
Equipment - Takahashi TSA102S, reducer with QSI683WSG - 8
Guiding - Star Shoot Autoguider off axis with Paramount PME mount.
L RGB 140 40 40 40
Darks, flats and biases applied
Processed in CCD stack and Photoshop CS6
Object - This dust and reflection nebula is located in the constellation of Centaurus at a distance of 2000 light years. The head is a cometary globule named CG12 perhaps formed by a nearby supernova explosion.