Celestial hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cassiopeia (Cas)
IC 1747, 



    
        

            John Corban
IC 1747
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IC 1747

IC 1747, 



    
        

            John Corban
IC 1747
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IC 1747

Acquisition details

Dates:
Oct. 6, 2019
Frames:
16×120(32′) ISO1600
Integration:
32′
Avg. Moon age:
8.12 days
Avg. Moon phase:
57.84%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3083608

RA center: 01h57m34s.3

DEC center: +63°2034

Pixel scale: 0.900 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 92.919 degrees

Field radius: 0.271 degrees

Resolution: 1765x1262

File size: 264.9 KB

Data source: Backyard

Description

IC 1747 is a 12th magnitude Planetary Nebula appearing in the constellation Cassiopeia. It is 7532 light years from our solar system.

IC 1747's apparent size is approximately 0.2 arcminutes, corresponding to a physical diameter of 0 light years.

~ from SkySafari

I was particularly intrigued by the star field surrounding this little planetary nebula.

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IC 1747, 



    
        

            John Corban