Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)  ·  Contains:  NGC 7008
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NGC 7008, the Fetus Nebula in HaOIII, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski
NGC 7008, the Fetus Nebula in HaOIII
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NGC 7008, the Fetus Nebula in HaOIII

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200R 14in

Imaging cameras: QHY22

Mounts: Losmandy Titan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Meade LX200R 14in

Guiding cameras: QHY5L-II Mono

Focal reducers: Astro-Physics AP 0.75 Reducer

Software: Sequence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight  ·  Open PHD PHD 2

Filters: Astrodon 3nm OIII  ·  Astrodon Ha 5nm Ha 5nm  ·  Astrodon E Series Gen 2 B  ·  Astrodon E Series Gen 2 G  ·  Astrodon E Series Gen 2 R

Accessory: Orion Thin OAG  ·  Optec TCF-Si  ·  Xagyl Filter USB Wheel Xagyl FW8125


Frames:
Astrodon 3nm OIII: 17x300" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 B: 11x30" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 G: 11x30" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon E Series Gen 2 R: 11x30" -25C bin 1x1
Astrodon Ha 5nm Ha 5nm: 14x300" -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 2.9 hours


Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 1272867

RA center: 21h 0' 31"

DEC center: +54° 32' 34"

Pixel scale: 0.396 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -179.578 degrees

Field radius: 0.155 degrees


Resolution: 2300x1624

Locations: Tebbutt Observatory, Edgewood, New Mexico, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

NGC7008, the Fetus nebula is a planetary nebula in the constellation Cygnus. It is about 2800 ly distant. RGB stars were added to this HaOIII image.

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NGC 7008, the Fetus Nebula in HaOIII, 



    
        

            Frank Zoltowski