Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  The star 34Cyg
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Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7
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Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7

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Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker
Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7
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Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Main imaging scope (Orion 200mm f/4 Newtonian astrograph)
Imaging Cameras
Atik 383L+ Mono
Mounts
CEM60
Filters
Astrodon 5 nm Narrowband H-alpha
Accessories
TeleVue Paracorr Type 2
Software
Pixinsight 1.8 · PHD2 · Sequence Generator Pro
Guiding Telescopes Or Lenses
Guider (KW Telescopes KWIQ Guider)
Guiding Cameras
QHY5

Acquisition details

Dates:
Aug. 2, 2016
Frames:
Integration:
1h
Avg. Moon age:
29.15 days
Avg. Moon phase:
0.16%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3068634

RA center: 20h15m24s.7

DEC center: +38°0227

Pixel scale: 1.203 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 354.626 degrees

Field radius: 0.702 degrees

Resolution: 1824x1375

Locations: Hall's Harbour Observatory (H2O), Hall's Harbour, NS, Canada

Description

Faint planetary nebula in Cynus, beside the Crescent Nebula. The soap bubble is the faint perfect circle, dead-centre in the image.

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Soap Bubble Nebula, PN G75.5+1.7, 



    
        

            Kathy Walker