Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Grus (Gru)  ·  Contains:  IC 5148
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IC5150 - The Spare Tyre Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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IC5150 - The Spare Tyre Planetary Nebula
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IC5150 - The Spare Tyre Planetary Nebula

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IC5150 - The Spare Tyre Planetary Nebula

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
GSO 10" F4 Carbon GSO 10" F4
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI533MC Pro
Mounts
SkyWatcher EQ6-R Pro
Filters
Optolong L-eNhance 2" Optlong L-Enhance

Acquisition details

Dates:
Sept. 9, 2021
Frames:
48x300" (4h)
Integration:
4h
Avg. Moon age:
2.64 days
Avg. Moon phase:
7.68%

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 4995984

RA center: 21h59m35s.0

DEC center: -39°2338

Pixel scale: 0.774 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 2.038 degrees

Field radius: 0.242 degrees

Resolution: 1700x1482

Locations: SCARBOROUGH, BRISBANE, QUEENSLAND, Australia

Data source: Backyard

Description

Around 3000 light-years distant, it is expanding at a rate of 50 kilometres a second, one of the fastest of all planetary nebulae.

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IC5150 - The Spare Tyre Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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