Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Hydra (Hya)  ·  Contains:  PK238+34.1
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Abell 33 - The Diamond Ring Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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Abell 33 - The Diamond Ring Planetary Nebula

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Abell 33 - The Diamond Ring Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Abell 33 - The Diamond Ring Planetary Nebula

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
APM Telescopes TMB - LZOS Apo refractor 152/1200
Imaging Cameras
QSI 6120wsg-8
Mounts
10Micron GM2000HPS II
Filters
Astrodon Blue · Green · Lum · Red · Astrodon OIII 3 nm

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon Blue: 6x120" (12') bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue: 3x300" (15') bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 42x300" (3h 30') bin 1x1
Green: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Lum: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Red: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Integration:
6h 27'

RA center: 09h39m09s.152

DEC center: -02°4829.74

Pixel scale: 0.265 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.006 degrees

Field radius: 0.161 degrees

More info:Open 

Resolution: 3668x2388

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

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

Abell 33 is a spherical planetary nebula located 2700 light years away in the southern constellation of Hydra. It lies just behind the star HD 83535. The star HD 83535 is responsible for the "diamond ring" effect seen in the photograph

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