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Contains:  PK153+22.1
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Abell 16

Technical card

Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 32x1800" bin 3x3
Astrodon Blue: 10x300"
Astrodon Green: 10x300" bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 19x1800" bin 3x3
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 7x1800" bin 4x4
Astrodon Red: 10x300" bin 1x1

Integration: 31.5 hours job: 3289464

RA center: 6h 43' 53"

DEC center: +61° 47' 9"

Pixel scale: 0.534 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -6.651 degrees

Field radius: 0.361 degrees

Resolution: 4071x2688

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

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura


Abell 16 (PK 153+22 1) is a rarely-imaged faint planetary nebula approximately 4,500 light-years from earth in the constellation Lynx. I believe that this is the first ever colour image of this target.



Peter Goodhew
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Description: North at top

Sky plot

Sky plot


Abell 16, 


            Peter Goodhew