vdB26, LBN828, PGC138717; Taurus
Astro-Physics 305mm f/3.8 Riccardi-Honders astrograph
Total Exposure Time: 4.8 hours RGB 100:90:100 minutes
September 2011; Inkom, ID
Comments: vdB26 is 11 arcmin, very blue, moderately bright and illuminated by star BD +09 549. There is a lot of color noise in this image due to short exposure time and the effect of HIP19799, the 5th magnitude star in the lower left of the image.