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Contains:  PGC28540, PGC28544, PGC3090845, PK221+46.1
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            Peter Goodhew
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Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes TMB - LZOS Apo refractor 152/1200

Imaging cameras: QSI 6120wsg-8

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000HPS II

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Filters: Astrodon Blue  ·  Astrodon Lum  ·  Green  ·  Red  ·  Astrodon SII 5nm  ·  Astrodon OIII 3 nm  ·  Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 32x1800" bin 4x4
Astrodon Blue: 10x300" bin 1x1
Green: 10x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 20x1800" bin 4x4
Red: 10x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 28.5 hours job: 3361606

RA center: 9h 52' 59"

DEC center: +13° 44' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.896 degrees

Field radius: 0.364 degrees

Resolution: 4091x2717

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


EGB 6 is an extremely faint planetary nebula in Leo. It was catalogued by Glenn Ellis, Earl Grayson and Howard Bond in 1984, but was originally discovered in 1978.



Peter Goodhew
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            Peter Goodhew