British Astronomical Association
Supporting amateur astronomers since 1890

Secondary menu

Main menu

BAA Community Member Pages Ian Rothwell
Image search

Drechsler 27 - From UK!

Image

Expand image

About this observation
Observer
Ian Rothwell
Time of observation
07/09/2019 - 00:47
Object
Drechsler 27 - PN-G 117.4-05.2
Observing location
Bournemouth
Equipment
Skywatcher Explorer 150P
ZWO ASI1600MMPro-Cool
ZWO EFW
Baader H-alpha
Exposure
37 x 5min subs in H-alpha
Like This Image
Share

Possibly the first image of Drechsler 27 from the UK! Taken from my sub-urban observatory in Bournemouth.

Very faint, but it's there, after just over 3 hours of light. Compared to Peter's excellent colour image, you can just make out the distinctive shape. 

37 H-alpha subs of 5mins each, stacked with DeepSkyStacker and processed in Pixinsight.

The sky started clear but unfortunately clouded up around 01:30.

Copyright of all images and other observations submitted to the BAA remains with the owner of the work. Reproduction of the work by third-parties is expressly forbidden without the consent of the copyright holder. For more information, please contact the webmaster.