Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Auriga (Aur)
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Hu 4 - PN Candidate, 


            Mark Stiles
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Hu 4 - PN Candidate

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher MN190

Imaging cameras: ZWO Optical ASI183mm

Mounts: Orion Atlas Pro AZ/EQ-G Atlas Pro az/eq-g

Guiding telescopes or lenses: Skywatcher MN190

Guiding cameras: ZWO ASI120MM-S

Software: SGPRO, PHD2. PixInsight

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky B  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky G  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky R  ·  Astronomik Ha 6nm  ·  Astronomik OIII 6nm

Dates:Dec. 31, 2019Feb. 19, 2020Feb. 20, 2020

Astronomik Ha 6nm: 83x900" (gain: 178.00) -20C
Astronomik OIII 6nm: 45x900" (gain: 178.00) -20C
Astronomik Deep-Sky B: 57x120" (gain: 111.00) -20C
Astronomik Deep-Sky G: 58x120" (gain: 111.00) -20C
Astronomik Deep-Sky R: 58x120" (gain: 111.00) -20C

Integration: 37.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 19.10 days

Avg. Moon phase: 16.88%

Astrometry.net job: 3359891

RA center: 5h 28' 18"

DEC center: +53° 31' 32"

Pixel scale: 0.496 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -92.313 degrees

Field radius: 0.381 degrees

Resolution: 4530x3168

Locations: Back Yard, Dadeville, Missouri, United States

Data source: Backyard


i'm hooked on the obscure :) ( and the INVISIBLE!! )

This is a 4.2 arcminute possible planetary nebula that was discovered by the French amateur astronomer Laurent Huet in November 2017.


PS - Clouds suck