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Close-up on Soap Bubble Nebula (PNG75.5+1.7)

Technical card

Imaging telescope or lens:Takahashi TSA 102

Imaging camera:Atik ONE 6.0

Mount:Skywatcher AZ EQ6 GT

Guiding telescope or lens:Takahashi TSA 102

Guiding camera:Atik GP

Focal reducer:Takahashi TOA-RD

Software:Pleiades Astrophoto PixInsight 1.8 RipleyAtik ArtemisPHD Guiding 2

Filters:Astronomik OIII 6nmAstronomik Ha 6nm

Accessory:Atik OAG

Resolution: 1920x1300

Dates:Aug. 16, 2016Aug. 21, 2016July 14, 2018July 15, 2018

Astronomik Ha 6nm: 35x600" -10C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm: 25x600" -10C bin 2x2

Integration: 10.0 hours

Darks: ~64

Flats: ~16

Flat darks: ~49

Bias: ~101

Avg. Moon age: 8.83 days

Avg. Moon phase: 48.64%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 4.00 job: 2613065

RA center: 303.837 degrees

DEC center: 38.043 degrees

Pixel scale: 1.072 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 323.981 degrees

Field radius: 0.345 degrees

Locations: Fouras, Fouras, Charente-Maritime, France

Data source: Backyard


Petite plongée sur la nébuleuse de la "bulle de savon", avec un nouveau traitement issu d'une précédente image. intégrant également la nébuleuse du Croissant NGC6888.

Cette nébuleuse a été découverte seulement en juillet 2007 par l'amateur Dave Jurasevich !


Close-up image with a new processing on the Soap Bubble Nebula, from my previous image of the Crescent & Bubble Nebulae.

This nebula was only discovered in July 2007 by amateur Dave Jurasevich !



Jean-Baptiste Auroux

Sky plot

Sky plot


Close-up on Soap Bubble Nebula (PNG75.5+1.7), 


            Jean-Baptiste Auroux