Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cepheus (Cep)  ·  Contains:  NGC 40
NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus, 



    
        

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NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus
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NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus

NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus, 



    
        

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NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus
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NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO 8" f/8 RC

Imaging cameras: QSI 683wsg-8

Mounts: 10 Micron GM2000 QCI

Guiding cameras: Lodestar

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics CCDT67 reducer

Software: PIXINSIGHT 1.8  ·  Adobe Photoshop CS5


Dates:Dec. 18, 2014

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 2x2
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 2x2
Ha 5nm: 14x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Luminance Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 16x600" -20C bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 8x300" bin 2x2

Integration: 11.7 hours

Avg. Moon age: 25.82 days

Avg. Moon phase: 14.78%

Mean FWHM: 3.20


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 485362

RA center: 0h 13' 0"

DEC center: +72° 31' 19"

Pixel scale: 0.992 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -176.966 degrees

Field radius: 0.336 degrees


Resolution: 1952x1464

Locations: AstroCamp remote observatory, Nerpio, Spain

Description

In collaboration with my friends Alberto, Fabio, Lorenzo and Samuele. (8 - 18 December 2014)
This is work in progress: despite the relatively long Ha integration, deeper exposures are required, so currently a new run with 1-hour subs is under way...

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NGC40 - Bow-tie Planetary Nebula in Cepheus, 



    
        

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