Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scutum (Sct)  ·  Contains:  PGC 202500  ·  PK020-00.1
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Abell 45, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Abell 45, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 34×900(8h 30′) bin 1×1
Astrodon Blue: 13×300(1h 5′) bin 1×1
Green: 13×300(1h 5′) bin 1×1
Lum: 15×300(1h 15′) bin 1×1
Red: 14×300(1h 10′) bin 1×1
Integration:
13h 5′

RA center: 18h30m14s.850

DEC center: -11°3655.69

Pixel scale: 0.530 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.787 degrees

Field radius: 0.376 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4250x2838

File size: 2.2 MB

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

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

An obscure, and thus very rarely imaged likely planetary nebula in the constellation Scutum. It has a very unusual morphology that is likened to a wagon wheel. It is 302 arcsec in diameter.

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