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Contains:  NGC 6543, IC 4677
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NGC 6543 Cat's Eye Nebula

Technical card

Resolution: 3996x2668

Dates:April 28, 2019

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 75x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue: 20x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green: 20x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 52x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 20x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 68.5 hours

Avg. Moon age: 23.54 days

Avg. Moon phase: 35.39% job: 2704661

RA center: 17h 58' 40"

DEC center: +66° 39' 7"

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 1.223 degrees

Field radius: 0.356

Locations: e-Eye, Fregenal de la Sierra, Extramadura, Spain

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


Captured on my dual rig APM TMB 152 setup.

The core was captured on my Celestron C11 in London (500x10s luminance)



Peter Goodhew
License: None (All rights reserved)



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NGC 6543 Cat's Eye Nebula, 


            Peter Goodhew