NGC 3132 - Eight-burst planetary nebula, 


            Chris Ryan

NGC 3132 - Eight-burst planetary nebula

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC10 Carbon Fibre

Imaging cameras: Canon EOS 6D

Mounts: Losmandy G11 Gemini II

Guiding cameras: SBIG STi-C

Software: AstroTotilla  ·  Backyard EOS 3.0

Filters: Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2

Accessory: Moonlite Focuser  ·  Off-Axis Guider TSOAG9

Dates:May 3, 2014

Frames:Hutech IDAS 2" LPS-P2: 6x300" (30') ISO800

Integration: 30'

Darks: 9

Flats: 10

Flat darks: 10

Avg. Moon age: 4.11 days

Avg. Moon phase: 17.96%

Bortle Dark-Sky Scale: 5.00

Basic astrometry details job: 274446

Resolution: 703x676

Locations: Home (Old), Brisbane, QLD, Australia


There was a fast moving jet stream on this night that might have affected this image. It is cropped from the original image, but not resized.



NGC 3132 - Eight-burst planetary nebula, 


            Chris Ryan