Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Hercules (Her)  ·  Contains:  PK047+42.1
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Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley
Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley

Abell 39 Planetary Nebula

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Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley
Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

            Ron Stanley

Abell 39 Planetary Nebula

Acquisition details

Dates:
April 30, 2020 ·  May 8, 2020 ·  May 11, 2020 ·  May 12, 2020
Frames:
Astronomik CLS-CCD 1.25": 77×180(3h 51′) (gain: 75.00) -25°C bin 1×1
Astronomik Deep-Sky B: 20×180(1h) (gain: 75.00) -25°C bin 1×1
Astronomik Deep-Sky G: 20×180(1h) (gain: 75.00) -25°C bin 1×1
Astronomik Deep-Sky R: 20×180(1h) (gain: 75.00) -25°C bin 1×1
Astronomik OIII 6nm: 84×300(7h) (gain: 75.00) -25°C bin 1×1
Integration:
13h 51′
Avg. Moon age:
15.58 days
Avg. Moon phase:
73.67%

RA center: 16h27m31s.387

DEC center: +27°5444.41

Pixel scale: 0.391 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -0.848 degrees

Field radius: 0.160 degrees

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Resolution: 2098x2060

File size: 313.9 KB

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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Abell 39 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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