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M52 and NGC 7635


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About this observation
Tony Angel
Time of observation
24/01/2017 - 23:00
NGC 7635
Observing location
Harlingten Observatory, Alpujarra, Spain
Pentax 4 Refractor at f/4
SBIG ST8 CCD camera
Paramount ME
LRGB of 10 x 60 second exposures for each component
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This excellent image, which was taken by Tony on 2017-01-24 shows a number of objects, including open cluster Messier 52 to the upper left, nebula NGC 7538 - a region of active star formation - to the upper right, and in the centre is NGC 7635 an Emission Nebula which is also known as the Bubble Nebula.

The bubble region has been highlighted as an inset to the lower right.

The image was taken at Tony's observatory in the Alpujarra region of Spain, an observatory he operates in conjunction with Caisey Harlingten.

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