Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Pyxis (Pyx)  ·  Contains:  PK244+12.1
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Abell 29 (PK 244.5+12.5) in HaO3-RGB, 



    
        

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Abell 29 (PK 244.5+12.5) in HaO3-RGB

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Abell 29 (PK 244.5+12.5) in HaO3-RGB, 



    
        

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Abell 29 (PK 244.5+12.5) in HaO3-RGB

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Takahashi FSQ-85ED  ·  Edge HD 1100

Imaging cameras: Atik 11000  ·  Atik 460EX

Mounts: Celestron CGE-Pro

Guiding telescopes or lenses: William Optics Finder 50mm

Guiding cameras: Astrolumina ALccd 5.2

Focal reducers: Starizona HyperStar for Celestron EdgeHD 1100

Software: PixInsight  ·  Fitswork  ·  Maxim DL  ·  Straton  ·  PS CS3

Filters: Baader Ha HighSpeed f/2 Filter 2''  ·  Baader O3 HighSpeed f/2 Filter 2''  ·  Baader LRGB 2" unmounted


Dates:Feb. 16, 2017

Frames: 38x600" (6h 20')

Integration: 6h 20'

Avg. Moon age: 20.08 days

Avg. Moon phase: 71.34%


Astrometry.net job: 1495762

RA center: 8h 40' 18"

DEC center: -20° 56' 50"

Pixel scale: 4.123 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.438 degrees

Field radius: 2.755 degrees


Resolution: 4001x2669

Locations: Dachsternwarte, Ingolstadt, Bayern, Germany

Data source: Backyard

Description

Abell 29 is a very dim planetary nebula in the constellation of Pyxis.

This object has only been rarely shown yet and shooting it is really a challenge.

16.FEB.2017 - Takahashi FSQ-85ED + Atik 11000

16 x 120s a Baader RG

16 x 180s a Baader B

15.FEB.2017 - Celestron Edge HD 1100 + Hyperstar + Atik 460EXm

16 x 600s Baader O3 HighSpeed f/2 Filter

18.MAR.2016 - Celestron Edge HD 1100 + Hyperstar + Atik 460EXm

22 x 300s Baader Ha HighSpeed f/2 Filter

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