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Rocking Chair Nebula


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About this observation
Peter Goodhew FRAS
Time of observation
25/05/2020 - 11:17
Rocking Chair Nebula
Observing location
Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain
APM TMB 152 LZOS Refractors
10Micron GM2000 HPS mount
QSI6120wsg8 cameras
Ha 35x1800s bin 4x4, LRGB each 20x300s bin 1x1

I discovered this nebula when searching for potential undiscovered planetary nebulae. This turned out not to be a planetary nebula (morphology, no OIII emission, no CSPN) but appears to be an ionised Ha emission nebula instead. Its curious morphology led me to name it The Rocking Chair Nebula.

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