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Planetary Nebula M1-79, 


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Planetary Nebula M1-79

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge 11HD

Imaging cameras: Atik 414EX Mono

Mounts: Mesu 200

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Celestron Edge 11HD

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Ultrastar

Focal reducers: Celestron Edge f7 Focal Reducer Celestron .7x Focal Reducer

Software: PHD2 Guiding PhD 2.6.2  ·  Seqence Generator Pro  ·  PixInsight 1.8 Ripley

Filters: Astrodon O3 1.25 3nm  ·  Astrodon Ha 1.25 3nm

Accessory: Innovations Foresight ONAG SC  ·  Starlight Xpress filter-wheel 7x1,25"

Dates:Aug. 31, 2018Sept. 7, 2018Sept. 12, 2018Sept. 13, 2018Sept. 15, 2018Sept. 17, 2018

Astrodon Ha 1.25 3nm: 12x1200" -10C bin 1x1
Astrodon O3 1.25 3nm: 12x1200" -10C bin 1x1

Integration: 8.0 hours

Avg. Moon age: 11.24 days

Avg. Moon phase: 33.70% job: 2310870

RA center: 21h 36' 59"

DEC center: +48° 56' 31"

Pixel scale: 0.705 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.771 degrees

Field radius: 0.163 degrees

Resolution: 1337x1001

Data source: Backyard


Minkowski 1-79 is a small planetary Nebula in the constellation of Cygnus. It has been measured as 46" x 24" in size. The insert shows M1-79 at x2 magnification.

The image is a bi colour image with: Red 100% Ha, Green 50% Ha + 50% O3, Blue 100% O3.



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Planetary Nebula M1-79,