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Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley
Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley

Abell 39 Planetary Nebula

Imaging telescopes or lenses: GSO RC 10 Carbon

Imaging cameras: QHY 163M QHY 163 Mono

Mounts: MI 250

Guiding telescopes or lenses: GSO RC 10 Carbon

Guiding cameras: Lodestar X2

Software: The SkyX Pro  ·  Photoshop CC  ·  PHD2  ·  CCD Navigator  ·  CCDWare CCDAuto Pilot 5  ·  Pixinsigt V1.8  ·  Maxim DL V6

Filters: Astronomik Deep-Sky G  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky R  ·  Astronomik Deep-Sky B  ·  Astronomik CLS-CCD 1.25"  ·  Astronomik OIII 6nm


Dates:April 30, 2020May 8, 2020May 11, 2020May 12, 2020

Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD 1.25": 77x180" (gain: 75.00) -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky B: 20x180" (gain: 75.00) -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky G: 20x180" (gain: 75.00) -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik Deep-Sky R: 20x180" (gain: 75.00) -25C bin 1x1
Astronomik OIII 6nm: 84x300" (gain: 75.00) -25C bin 1x1

Integration: 13.8 hours

Avg. Moon age: 15.58 days

Avg. Moon phase: 73.67%


Astrometry.net job: 3514425

RA center: 16h 27' 31"

DEC center: +27° 54' 44"

Pixel scale: 0.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.848 degrees

Field radius: 0.160 degrees


Resolution: 2098x2060

Locations: Home, Cary, Illinois, United States

Data source: Backyard

Description

Abell 39 is a low surface brightness planetary nebula that lies approximately 6800 ly's from earth and approximately 4600 ly's above the galactic plane. The brightest background galaxy visible through the nebula is PGC 2817010 which is about 1.6 BLy's away.

This image is an LRGB image with OIII added to the blue, green and luminance channels.

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