Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  PK038+02.1
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Yerks-McDonald 16, 


            Peter Goodhew
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Yerks-McDonald 16

Imaging telescopes or lenses: APM Telescopes TMB - LZOS Apo refractor 152/1200

Imaging cameras: QSI 6120wsg-8

Mounts: 10Micron GM2000HPS II

Guiding cameras: Starlight Xpress Lodestar Autoguider X2

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 21x1800" bin 2x2
Astrodon Blue: 20x600" bin 1x1
Green: 20x600" bin 1x1
Astrodon Lum: 22x600" bin 1x1
Red: 20x600" bin 1x1

Integration: 24.2 hours

Astrometry.net job: 2802456

RA center: 18h 54' 58"

DEC center: +6° 2' 53"

Pixel scale: 0.533 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.822 degrees

Field radius: 0.356 degrees

Resolution: 4060x2586

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

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


A rarely-imaged extremely faint planetary nebula in the constellation of Serpens Cauda.
It's also known as RCW 181 and PN G038.7+01.9



Peter Goodhew
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Yerks-McDonald 16, 


            Peter Goodhew

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