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Observation by Tony Angel: M52 and NGC 7635

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Paul Downing, FRAS


Tony Angel


2017 Jan 24 - 23:00


2017 Jan 27 - 15:37



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Field centre

RA: 23h20m
Dec: +61°10'
Position angle: +0°43'

Field size

1°58' × 1°18'

  • Pentax 4 Refractor at f/4
  • SBIG ST8 CCD camera
  • Paramount ME

LRGB of 10 x 60 second exposures for each component


Harlingten Observatory, Alpujarra, Spain

Target name

NGC 7635


M52 and NGC 7635

About this image

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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