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Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Contains:  PK121+00.1, Sh2-179
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Sh2 179 or PN BV 5-2 (sometimes PN BV-2) H-alpha RGB, 



    
        

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Sh2 179 or PN BV 5-2 (sometimes PN BV-2) H-alpha RGB

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVT 130T

Imaging cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Mounts: Astro-Physics Mach1AP GTO CP4

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Stellarvue SVT 130T

Guiding cameras: SBIG STT 8300M

Software: Software Bisque TheSky X Professional  ·  Maxim DL  ·  EQMOD  ·  PixInsight  ·  DC-3 Dreams ACP Observatory Control Software  ·  CCDWare FocusMax V.4  ·  Astro-Physics Command Center (APCC) Software

Filters: Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2  ·  Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2  ·  AstroDon 5nm Ha filter

Accessory: Moonlite Nitecrawler 3.5


Dates:Oct. 23, 2019

Frames:
Astrodon Blue Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x240" bin 1x1
Astrodon Green Tru-Balance E-Series Gen 2: 12x240" ISO-1 bin 1x1
Astrodon H-alpha 5nm: 15x1800" bin 1x1
Astrodon Red Tru-Balance E-Series Generation 2: 12x240" bin 1x1

Integration: 9.9 hours

Avg. Moon age: 24.26 days

Avg. Moon phase: 28.24%


Astrometry.net job: 3003417

RA center: 0h 40' 23"

DEC center: +62° 51' 44"

Pixel scale: 1.221 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 0.069 degrees

Field radius: 0.149 degrees


Resolution: 645x601

Locations: Stanford Faculty Observatory, Stanford, California, United States

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: Non-commercial independent facility

Description

Pretty small but I put the full frame including the H-alpha for context.

This is the planetary nebula PN BV 5-2 (sometimes designated PN BV-2).

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  • Final
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    D

B

Description: Color processed

D

Description: Cropped to same size (500 px X 500 px) as my other PNs for scale.

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Sh2 179 or PN BV 5-2 (sometimes PN BV-2) H-alpha RGB, 



    
        

            jerryyyyy