Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Cancer (Cnc)  ·  Contains:  PGC 1352920  ·  PGC 1353367  ·  PGC 1353610  ·  PK219+31.1  ·  Sh2-290
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Abell 31, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Abell 31, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew
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Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
APM Telescopes TMB - LZOS Apo refractor 152/1200
Imaging Cameras
QSI 6120wsg-8
Mounts
10Micron GM2000HPS II
Filters
Astrodon Red · Astrodon Blue · Green · Astrodon OIII 3 nm · Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter
Guiding Cameras
Starlight Xpress Lodestar X2

Acquisition details

Frames:
Astrodon 5nm H-Alpha filter: 76x900" (19h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Blue: 10x300" (50') bin 1x1
Astrodon OIII 3 nm: 76x900" (19h) bin 1x1
Astrodon Red: 27x300" (2h 15') bin 1x1
Green: 24x300" (2h) bin 1x1
Integration:
43h 5'

RA center: 08h54m12s.686

DEC center: +08°5416.10

Pixel scale: 0.531 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -10.211 degrees

Field radius: 0.346 degrees

WCS transformation: thin plate spline

More info:Open 

Resolution: 4083x2324

Data source: Own remote observatory

Remote source: e-EyE Extremadura

Description

Abell 31
An evolved planetary nebula in the constellation Cancer.  It is estimated to be 2,000 light years from Earth.

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Abell 31, 



    
        

            Peter Goodhew