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Alv 3


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About this observation
Peter Goodhew FRAS
Time of observation
24/10/2020 - 15:14
Alv 3
Observing location
Fregenal de la Sierra, Spain
APM TMB 152 LZOS Refractors
10Micron GM2000 HPS mount
QSI6120wsg8 cameras
Blue: 21x300" Green: 12x300" Lum: 20x300" Red: 20x300" Ha: 18x900" OIII 1x900" bin 1x1, 7x900" bin 2x2, 41x900" bin 4x4 Total In

Alv 3 is an obscure irregular probable planetary nebula in the constellation Taurus, discovered by Portuguese astronomer Filipe Alves in 2011. I believe that this is the first amateur photograph of this target. As a result of this image Alv 3 is now registered on HASH as a likely planetary nebula.

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