Hemisphere:  Southern  ·  Constellation: Puppis (Pup)  ·  Contains:  M 46  ·  NGC 2437  ·  NGC 2438  ·  PK231+04.2
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NGC 2438 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 2438 Planetary Nebula

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NGC 2438 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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NGC 2438 Planetary Nebula

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Imaging telescopes or lenses: Officina Stellare RiDK 700

Imaging cameras: FLI PL 16803

Mounts: Officina Stellare Polar Fork Mount

Software: StarKeeper.it Voyager  ·  PixInsight

Filters: Chroma Ha OIII SII 5nm


Dates:Jan. 2, 2021

Frames: 84x1200" (28h)

Integration: 28h

Avg. Moon age: 18.07 days

Avg. Moon phase: 88.13%


RA center: 07h41m50s.275

DEC center: -14°4410.57

Pixel scale: 0.292 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: -1.371 degrees

Field radius: 0.110 degrees

More info:Open 


Resolution: 1975x1859

Locations: Obstech, Ovalle, Chile

Data source: Amateur hosting facility

Remote source: Observatorio El Sauce

Description

At approximately 1' in size NGC 2438 is a challenging target to image.

2438 is a multi shelled planetary nebula in Pupis with a circular halo mostly visible on one side.

Imaged in HOO at Obstech, Chile

Image Processing: Mike Selby

System Control Software: Voyager by Leo Orazi

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NGC 2438 Planetary Nebula, 



    
        

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