Celestial hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Scutum (Sct)  ·  Contains:  IC 1295  ·  NGC 6712  ·  PK025-04.1  ·  PK025-04.2
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IC 1295, 



    
        

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IC 1295, 



    
        

            Jan Scheers
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Acquisition details

Dates:
May 26, 2022
Frames:
48×300(4h)
Integration:
4h
Avg. Moon age:
25.84 days
Avg. Moon phase:
14.64%

RA center: 18h53m48s.817

DEC center: -08°5006.56

Pixel scale: 0.620 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.023 degrees

Field radius: 0.368 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3036x3009

File size: 5.9 MB

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

This picture portraits two different deep-sky objects, a globular cluster NGC 6712 and a planetary nebula IC 1295 in the constellation Scutum, the Shield.

The bluish, turquoise colored planetary nebula IC 1295 is approximately 4,700 light-years from Earth. The globular cluster NGC 6712 is 26,400 light-years from Earth and 12 billion years old. 

This image was acquired with the Planewave CDK24 telescope and FLI PL09000 CCD-camera from Telescope Live in El Sauce Observatory, Chile.
FOV 32' x 32' (0.68"/px)

Total integration time 240 minutes. LRGB 12 subs of 300s.
Dataset Telescope Live.

Processing with AstroPixelProcessor, Photoshop CC with AstroPanel Pro, Astronomy Tools, Topaz Sharpen AI and Denoise Projects 3 plug-ins.

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IC 1295, 



    
        

            Jan Scheers