Planetary in Lacerta


Gregg Ruppel
 

Hi all:

PK 102-5.1 (Abell 80) is a small (2.7x1.9") and faint (magnitude 15.2) planetary nebula in a rich star field in Lacerta:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/pk102-LRGB.jpg

1.3X crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/pk102-LRGBcrop.jpg

LRGB, 6 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico.

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Clear skies,

Gregg
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Bernard Miller
 

Nice one Gregg. Very faint but nicely processed.

Bernard

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Subject: [DarkSkyNewMexico] Planetary in Lacerta

Hi all:

PK 102-5.1 (Abell 80) is a small (2.7x1.9") and faint (magnitude 15.2) planetary nebula in a rich star field in Lacerta:

http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/pk102-LRGB.jpg

1.3X crop:
http://www.greggsastronomy.com/IMAGES/pk102-LRGBcrop.jpg

LRGB, 6 hours total exposure from Dark Sky New Mexico.

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Clear skies,

Gregg
Visit my astronomy & astrophotography site http://www.greggsastronomy.com/







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