Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cygnus (Cyg)
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MWP-1 and ALV-1 in Cygnus, 


MWP-1 and ALV-1 in Cygnus
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MWP-1 and ALV-1 in Cygnus

Technical card

Imaging telescopes or lenses: Teleskopservice TS Photoline 130/910 mm APO Triplet

Imaging cameras: ZWO ASI1600mmpro

Mounts: Skywatcher EQ6-R PRO Synscan

Guiding telescopes or lenses: TS 8 x 50 Finderscope

Focal reducers: Teleskop Service TSRED 379

Software: Adobe Photoshop CC 2020  ·  N.I.N.A.  ·  Astro Pixel Processor

Filters: Baader Ha 36mm 7nm  ·  Chroma OIII 3nm Chroma OIII  ·  Astronomik B 36 mm  ·  Baader R 36mm ungefasst  ·  Baader G 36mm ungefasst

Accessory: Pegasus Astro Falcon Rotator  ·  Lacerta Mfoc Motorfocus  ·  Lacerta MGEN II  ·  ZWO filter wheel 36mm 7slots electric

Dates:Nov. 20, 2020

Astronomik B 36 mm: 31x30"
Chroma OIII 3nm Chroma OIII: 30x200"
Baader G 36mm ungefasst: 29x30"
Baader Ha 36mm 7nm: 30x200"
Baader R 36mm ungefasst: 31x30"

Integration: 4.1 hours

Avg. Moon age: 5.74 days

Avg. Moon phase: 32.91%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4026361

RA center: 21h 16' 2"

DEC center: +34° 8' 31"

Pixel scale: 1.062 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 359.903 degrees

Field radius: 0.785 degrees

Resolution: 4426x2951

Locations: Balkon, Ascheberg, NRW, Germany

Data source: Backyard


MWP-1 and ALV-1 are two dim planetary nebulae in Cygnus.

MWP1= was discovered by Motch, Werner and Pakull.

ALV-1 was found by the Portuguese amateur Filipe Alves in 2009.

Image was shot frommy balcony with an ASI1600mmp and a TS 130/910 mm apo with 0,79x Reducer,

30 x 200 s Ha
30 x 200 s OIII
31 x 30 s R
29 x 30 s G
31 x 30 s B


Sky plot

Sky plot


MWP-1 and ALV-1 in Cygnus, 



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