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Gum 39 in Centaurus , the Mystery Nebula, 





    
        

            John Ebersole
Gum 39 in Centaurus , the Mystery Nebula

Gum 39 in Centaurus , the Mystery Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 1295x1200

Dates:March 21, 2019

Frames: 9x600"

Integration: 1.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.27 days

Avg. Moon phase: 99.72%

Astrometry.net job: 2612889

RA center: 172.167 degrees

DEC center: -62.604 degrees

Pixel scale: 0.820 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 183.423 degrees

Field radius: 0.201 degrees

Locations: ChileScope Observatory, Ovalle, Chile

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: ChileScope

Description

Gum 39, a small emission nebula northwest of the more famous Running Chicken nebula, is the Mystery Nebula of the previous image. I have added back the stars in this version so that plate solving could be accomplished.

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Gum 39 in Centaurus , the Mystery Nebula, 





    
        

            John Ebersole