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Rocking Chair Nebula

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

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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